Obituary Listings

Surrounded by her loving family, Helen Louise McKinney Lawson, age 79, departed this life Tuesday December 2, 2014, due to a brief illness lasting two months.  She was preceded in death by husband Floyd Lawson, one brother, Bill McKinney, father Thelmer McKinney and mother Ruth...

Dillard Harold Mayne, 84, of Corbin passed away Friday, November 28, 2014, at Baptist Health Lexington.  He was a member of 19th Street Church of Christ. Born Oct. 15, 1930, in Goldbug, KY, he was the son of the late Chester Elmer and Idella Mayne.  He...

Warren Hale was born May 15, 1921 in Laurel County to Dora Mae Karr and William Hale.  He was one of thirteen children.  Two brothers: Harley and Ed, and two sisters: Virginia Bowling and Erphene Hale survive. Mr. Hale attended schools in Laurel County, and in...

Donna Taylor Bullock, of Corbin, was born June 6, 1936, in Corbin, and departed this life Saturday, November 22, 2014, at Baptist Health Corbin. She lived to be 78 years, 5 months, and 17 days of age.   She was preceded in death by her parents, Levi...

Jonathan Cody Gregory, being 28 years 4 months and 1 day of age, was carried away home by Angels on November 16, 2014, at UK Healthcare, Lexington, Fayette Co., KY. Born July 15, 1986, in Corbin, Whitley Co., KY, Cody was one of the last babies...

Mylia Thomas, 81, passed away Friday, November 14, 2014, at Baptist Health Corbin.   She was a member of West Corbin Baptist Church. Born June 21, 1933, in Corbin, she was the daughter of the late Tilford “Doc” and Nell Ausmus.  In addition to her father and...

Ronald “Ronnie” Lee Prewitt, Jr., age 47, passed away Thursday, November 13, 2014, at his home.  Affectionately called “Sam” by his co-workers, he had worked at CTA Acoustics, Inc. for 27 years.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Lee and Beneda Prewitt and Rev....

Earsel “Tarp” Garrison, 84, of Gray passed away Friday, November 7, 2014.  Born June 22, 1930, at Green Road, KY, he was the son of the late Wiley and Minervia Stewart Garrison.  He was a member of Keck Baptist Church and was retired from General...

John Wallace Butters, Jr., 64 of Corbin, passed away October 28, 2014.  He was born January 18, 1950, in Hamilton, OH.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Shelia Butters; his mother, Nancy Morgan Barton; his grandparents, Carl and Zora Morgan; and father-in-law and...

Gearldine Lester, 79, of Rockholds passed away Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  She was a member of Park Hill Pentecostal Church. Born June 9, 1935, in Knox County, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Ora Johnson.  In addition to her father and mother, she...