Roy Burns


Funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 1, 1 p.m. at the Preston Funeral Home Chapel for Roy Lee Burns, 69, of Nippa, who died Monday, Jan. 28 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington, W.Va.

Burial was in the Burns Family Cemetery at Nippa.

Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Beverly Fannin


Graveside services will be held Sunday, Feb. 3, 2 p.m. at the Price Family Cemetery at Offutt for Beverly Kaye Fannin, 38, of Flat Gap, who died Thursday, Jan. 31 at her residence.

Arrangements under the direction of the Preston Funeral Home of Paintsville.

Terry Music


Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 2, 12 p.m. at the Phelps & Son Funeral Home Chapel for Terry “T. J.” Music, 36, of Denver, who died Tuesday, Jan. 29 Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville.

Mr. Music was born Jan. 22, 1983 in Pikeville, son of Terry Music of Denver and Joy Collins Music of Tutor Key. 

In addition to his parents, he is survived by one son, Charles Logan Music of Keaton; one sister, Nikki Witten of Lexington; one half-brother, Harold Messer of Huntington, W.Va.; and two nieces and two nephews.

The service will be officiated by Danny Ward and Bruce Aaron Davis, with burial to follow in the Music Family Cemetery at Denver.

Arrangements under the direction of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home of Paintsville.

This is a paid obituary.

Mary Wilcox


Funeral services were held Tuesday, Jan. 15, 12 p.m. at the Sitka Free Will Baptist Church for Mary Maxine Davis Wilcox, 89, of Stambaugh, who died Thursday, Jan. 10 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington.

Mrs. Wilcox was born 1929 in Johnson County, daughter of the late Connie and Hesta Dixon Davis. She was a member of the Sitka Free Will Baptist Church, the Lawrence County Historical Society, and Eastern Star Order #202. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Lowell Wilcox; one sister, Neva Earlene Rowland; three brothers, Paul Davis, Clarence Edward Davis, and Millard Albritton Davis.

Surviving are one son, Darrell Thomas McKenzie of Stambaugh; two daughters, Bonnie Lee (Michael) Anderson of Crestwood and Ruth Ann (Stanley) Harris of Flat Gap; three brothers, Carroll Monroe Davis of Winchester, Charles Davis and James Alvin Davis, both of Stambaugh; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Burial was in the Sparks Cemetery at Blaine.

Arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

This is a paid obituary.

Mary Witten


Mary Elizabeth Witten, age 83, of Staffordsville died Friday, January 25.

Mary was born January 3, 1936 in Denver, daughter of the late Frank and Goldie Frazier Adams. She was a retired employee of Lowe’s and a member of the Little Mud Lick Church of God at Staffordsville.  

In addition to her parents, Mary is preceded in death by a granddaughter, Kendall Elizabeth Witten.

She is survived by her husband, Francis Patrick Witten of Staffordsville; two sons, Bill (Sherry) Witten of Staffordsville and Steve (Marlitta) Witten of Denver; one brother, Ralph Adams of Jamestown; one sister, Irene Adams of Denver; three grandchildren, William Patrick and Hope Witten, both of Staffordsville, and Kayte (Rocky) Harless of Sitka; four great-grandchildren; and one nephew, Dannie (Darla) Adams of Jamestown; and a host of friends.

Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 28 at 2 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel with Tobe Wheeler officiating. Burial was in the Lakeview Memorial Cemetery.

Arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

This is a paid obituary.

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