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Bobbie Adkins

1975-2021

Bobbie J. Adkins, 45, of Stambaugh, died Sunday, May 30, 2021, at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington.

She was born in Johnson County, Sept. 19, 1975, the daughter of Ora (Hannah) Colvin of Wittensville and the late Bobby Gene Colvin.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Thomas Adkins; one son, T.J. Adkins, of Ulysses; three daughters, Jazzmyne Adkins, of Wittensville, Christina Lynn Adkins and Margaret Bernice Adkins, both of Ulysses; one brother, Paul Hannah, of Flat Gap; five sisters, Lydia Blackburn, of Prestonsburg, Lynn Daniel, of Wittensville, Oralee Galloway and Ella Ward, both of Stambaugh, and Jean Kimbler, of Blaine.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m.,Wed., June 2, 2021, in the Phelps & Son Funeral Home Chapel with Roger Hill officiating. Burial followed in the Family Cemetery, Wittensville. Arrangements were under the direction of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home of Paintsville.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that contributions be made to the Phelps & Son Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses.

The guest book may be signed at www.phelps-sonfuneralhome.com.

This is a paid obituary.

Mary Davis

1947-2021

Mary Alice Perkins Davis, 74, of Hager Hill, died Monday, May 24, 2021.

Funeral services were held Friday, May 28, 2021, at 807 South Mayo Trail, Paintsville.

Michelle Heuser

1981-2021

Michelle Rae Castle-Heuser, 39, of Stambaugh, died Tues., May 25, 2021.

Funeral services were held Friday, May 28, 2021, at 807 South Mayo Trail, Paintsville.

Janet Mckenzie

1943-2021

Janet Romaine McKenzie, 77, of McKenzie Branch, Flat Gap, died Sunday, May 23, 2021.

Funeral services were held Wed., May 26, 2021, at 807 South Mayo Trail, Paintsville.

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Robert Minton

1931-2021

Robert F. Minton, 90 ,of Fairborn, Ohio, died Sunday, April 4, 2021.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force serving during the Korean War years. He went on to a career with the U.S. Government in aircraft maintenance at Wright-Patterson AFB. Following his retirement, he enjoyed a second career with the Wright-Patterson Motor Pool driving dignitaries and the U.S. Air Force Band to their many performances through-out the area.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Charlene; his infant daughter, Teresa; his parents; Mary (Hager) and Joseph; and his brother Joseph Jr.

He leaves behind his sister, Martha; his sons, Terry Minton (Patsy), of Fairborn, Ohio, and Tim Minton (Irma), of North Carolina; his adoring grandchildren, Jared Minton (Amanda), Joel Minton, Lee Minton, Malia Halford (Andrew), Drew Minton and JoJo Minton; and his loving great-grandchildren, Cole, Carter, Luanna and Grayson Dean.

Funeral services were held Monday, April 12, 2021, at Burcham Tobias Funeral Home, 119 E. Main St., Fairborn, OH 45324. Interment followed at Byron Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of the Burcham Tobias Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.burchamtobiasfuneralhome.com.

This is a paid obituary.

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 Alcus Ward

1926-2021

Alcus E. Ward, 94, of Findlay, died Wednesday, May 12, 2021, at his residence.

He was born in Paintsville, Nov.15, 1926, to the late Edgar and Katie (Blair) Ward.

Alcus married Herma Davis on Nov. 30, 1946, and she survives along with his daughter, Garnetta “Sue” Ward (Robert Rubin), of Stuart, Fla.; his son, Donald Ward (Penny), of Ormond Beach, Fla.; his brother, Douglas Ward (Fern), of Denver; his  sisters, Shelby Jean Blair, of Dola, Ohio, and Neva Lee Conley (Richard), of Barnetts Creek; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Alva Ward; and his sister, Anna Kaye Ward. Alcus was very patriotic and proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He retired as a supervisor from Ford Motor Company after many years of service. Mr. Ward was an active member of the Stoney Ridge United Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. He enjoyed building bird houses, golfing and spending time with his grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services were held Monday, May 17, 2021, at the Johnson County Memorial Cemetery in Staffordsville. Military Honors were conducted by the Auxier Chapter 18 D.A.V. Arrangements were under the direction of Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

The guest book may be signed at www.preston funeral home.com.

This is a paid obituary.