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7-31-2015 Obituaries
Judith Ann Spradlin
1949-2015

Funeral services were held Thursday, July 23, 1 p.m. at the Rockhouse Free Will Baptist Church at Staffordsville, for Judith Ann Spradlin, who passed away Monday, July 20 at Pikeville Medical Center. Entombment was in the Highland Memorial Park Cemetery at Staffordsville.
Arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.


7-29-2015 Obituaries
William Donald Music
1963-2015

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 29, 1 p.m., at the Toms Creek Free Will Baptist Church, for William Donald Music, 52, of East Point, who passed away Sunday, July 26. Burial will be in the Sadler Cemetery at Nippa.
Arrangements under the direction of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Clyde Castle
1933-2015

Funeral services were held Saturday, July 25, 11 a.m. at the Jones-Preston Funeral Home Chapel for Clyde Castle, 81, of Flat Gap, who passed away Wednesday, July 22, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.
Burial will be in the Johnson County Memorial Cemetery at Staffordsville.
Arrangements under the direction of the Jones-Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Garry Lee Fannin
1952-2015

Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 28, 3 p.m. at the Auxier Free Will Baptist Church for Garry Lee Fannin, 62, of Van Lear, who passed away Saturday, July 25. Burial will be in the Fannin Family Cemetery at Van Lear.
Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Gay Melvin Slone
1923-2015

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 29, 1 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel for Gay Melvin Slone, 91, of Paintsville, who passed away Sunday, July 26 at Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville. Burial will be in the Johnson County Memorial Cemetery at Staffordsville.
Arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

Samuel David Burchett
1947-2015

Funeral services were held Monday, July 27, 11 a.m. at the Preston Funeral Home Chapel for Samuel David Burchett, 68, of Stambaugh, who passed away Thursday, July 23 at UKMC. Burial will be in the Stambaugh Cemetery at Stambaugh.
Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.


7-24-2015 Obituaries
Helen Page Walters
1949-2015

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 25, 1 p.m. at the Phelps & Son Funeral Home Chapel for Helen Page Walters, 65, of Tutor Key, who passed away Wednesday, July 22 at her residence. Burial to be in the Highland Memorial Park Cemetery at Staffordsville.
Arrangements under the direction of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Marsha O. Castle Meade
1935-2015

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 25, 1 p.m. at the Jones-Preston Funeral Home Chapel for Marsha O. Castle Meade, 79, of River, who passed away Wednesday, July 22 at Mountain Manor Nursing Home in Paintsville.


07-22-2015 Obituaries
Kevin Scott Johnson II
1980-2015

There will no services at this time for Kevin Scott Johnson II, who passed away Friday, July 17 at Flat Gap.
Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Willa Mae Johnson Pennington
1941-2015

Funeral services were held Friday, July 17, 11 a.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel for Willa Mae Johnson Pennington, 74, of Flat Gap who passed away Tuesday, July 14 at Flat Gap. Burial in the Prater and Picklesimer Cemetery at Flat Gap.
Arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

Doris Ann Ward Howard
1939-2015

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 22, 2 p.m. at the Jones-Preston Funeral Home Chapel for Doris Ann Ward Howard, 78, of Boonscamp, who passed away Sunday, July 19 at her residence. Burial in the Highland Memorial Park Cemetery at Staffordsville.
Arrangements under the direction of the Jones-Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Ella Francis ‘Bo’ Davis Giordana
1933-2015

Ella Francis “Bo” Davis Giordana was born September 16, 1933 to the late Johnny and Mattie Lemaster Davis of Barnetts Creek. She passed away June 30, 2015 in Chicago, Ill., following an extended illness.
She left Johnson County in 1954, moving to Chicago, there she met and married her surviving husband, Peter Giordana. While in Chicago, she was employed by UPS from which she retired.
She was a former member of the Barnetts Creek United Baptist Church and a current member of the Divine Infant Catholic Church in West Chester, Ill.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sisters, Herma Lee (Alcus) Ward of Findlay, Ohio, and Minervia Ann (John) Pelphrey of Allen; one step-son, Guy (Michelle) Giordana of West Chester; two step-grandchildren and several beloved nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Helen Jean Davis Picklesimer.
A funeral mass was celebrated on July 6, 2015 at Divine Infant Catholic Church, with burial following at the Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery in West Chester.
“Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints” Psalm 116:15

Gracie Gilbert
1967-2015

Funeral services were held Saturday, July 18, 11 a.m. at the Preston Funeral Home Chapel for Gracie Gilbert, 48, of Paintsville, who passed away Wednesday, July 15 at her residence. Burial in the Trusty Cemetery at Oil Springs.
Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Herman Eddie May
1959-2015

Memorial services will be held at a later date for Herman Eddie May, 56, of Flat Gap, who passed away Monday, July 13.
Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

James Carlisle Coffey
1945-2015

Funeral services were held Sunday, July 19, 3:30 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints for James Carlisle Coffey, 70, of Wilmington, N.C., who passed away Tuesday, July 14 in Wilmington. Burial in the George Family Cemetery at Ulysses.
Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Judith Ann Spradlin Davis
1949-2015

Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 23, 1 p.m. at the Rockhouse Free Will Baptist Church at Staffordsville, for Judith Ann Spradlin Davis, 66, who passed away Monday, July 20 at Pikeville Medical Center. Entombment will follow in the Highland Memorial Park Cemetery at Staffordsville.
Arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.


7-17-15 Obituaries
Ella Francis ‘Bo’ Davis Giordana
1933-2015

Ella Francis “Bo” Davis Giordana was born September 16, 1933 to the late Johnny and Mattie Lemaster Davis of Barnetts Creek. She passed away June 30, 2015 in Chicago, Ill., following an extended illness.
She left Johnson County in 1954, moving to Chicago, there she met and married her surviving husband, Peter Giordana. While in Chicago, she was employed by UPS from which she retired.
She was a former member of the Barnetts Creek United Baptist Church and a current member of the Divine Infant Catholic Church in West Chester, Ill.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sisters, Herma Lee (Alcus) Ward of Findlay, Ohio, and Minervia Ann (John) Pelphrey of Allen; one step-son, Guy (Michelle) Giordana of West Chester; two step-grandchildren and several beloved nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Helen Jean Davis Picklesimer.
A funeral mass was celebrated on July 6, 2015 at Divine Infant Catholic Church, with burial following at the Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery in West Chester.
“Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints” Psalm 116:15

Herman Eddie May
1959-2015

Memorial services will be held at a later date for Herman Eddie May, 56, of Flat Gap, who passed away Monday, July 13.
Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Richard S. Blair
1992-2015

Graveside services will be held Friday, July 17, 2 p.m. at the Highland Memorial Park Cemetery, for Richard S. Blair, 22, of Flat Gap who passed away Wednesday, July 15 at Flat Gap.
Arrangements under the direction of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home of Paintsville.



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