Obituaries – 12/23/12

Published 9:19 pm Saturday, December 22, 2012

Walter Boggs

Walter Kenneth Boggs, 74, of Ironton, passed away Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at the Community Hospice Center, Ashland, Ky. He was born June 2, 1938, the son of the late Walter Worth Boggs and Helen Marie Kelly Boggs.

In addition to his parents, Walter was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Spears Boggs; one sister, Nola Jean Donley; and one brother-in-law Marlin Donley.

Walter was a 1956 graduate of Rock Hill High School and he was retired from Florida Power and Light Company, an IBEW Union Member Local #1908 and a member of Masonic Lodge #335. He was also an avid Harley Davidson enthusiast.

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Walter is survived by one daughter, Arlene (Daniel) Kidd of Cocoa, Fla; one brother, Roger (Patti) Boggs of Pedro; three nieces, Michelle Donley (John) Webb of Ironton, Marisa (Michael) Miller of Ironton and Leah (Scott) Markel of Pedro; and one nephew, Michael Donley of Ironton. Memorial contributions may be made in Walter’s name to Community Hospice 2330 Pollard Road, Ashland, Ky. 41101. Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Online condolences made be made to the family by visiting


Margaret Blankenship

Margaret Blankenship, 89, of San Antonio, Texas, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 at Vital Hospice Center in San Antonio. Arrangements are pending at the Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home.


Brenda Page

Brenda F. Page 59, of Huntington, W.Va., died Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Brown Funeral Chapel.


Johnna Selvage

Johnna Selvage, 45, of Ironton, formerly of Ashland, Ky., died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at Sanctuary of Ohio Valley. Arrangements are pending at Steen Funeral Home-Central Avenue Chapel.