Published 11:58 am Thursday, July 3, 2014

Melissa Hensley

Melissa Dawn Hensley, 43, of Ironton, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky. She was the daughter of Susan Salyers and the late Darryl Salyers. Keeping with her family’s wishes, she will be cremated and a memorial gathering will take place at her mother’s home on a later date.

Her mother has entrusted her daughter’s care to the Brown Funeral Chapel of Ironton.

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Jack Rudman

Jack E. Rudman, 43, of South Point, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at his residence. He is survived by his wife, Rebecca Moore Rudman, Funeral services will be 12 p.m. Saturday at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point. Burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery, Ironton. Friends may call from 10-12 p.m. Saturday the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed at



Emma Yates

Emma A. Yates, 86, of Raceland, Ky., died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Ky. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday at Bailey Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Donny McKenzie officiating. Burial will follow at Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods, Ky. The viewing will be from 6-9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Condolences may be left at



Richard Cordle

Richard “Duck” Cordle, 84, of Greenup, Ky., died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at The Sanctuary of the Ohio Valley in Ironton. Bailey Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, which are pending.