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Billie Arms

Billie Arms


Billie Arms, age 90 of East Point passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020 at his residence. Born January 30, 1930 in Johnson County, he was the son of the late Elijah Arms and Martha Collins Arms. In addition to his parents, Mr. Arms is preceded in death by two brothers, Luke Arms and Charles Arms; three sisters, Minnie Arms, Mae Page and Gladys Marie Baker; one daughter in law, Edna Arms; one son in law, Bill Collins; and three grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Malta Tackett Arms; five sons: Robert Alvin (Charlene) Arms of East Point, James Arthur Arms of East Point, Clarence Allen Arms of Warsaw, Indiana, Steven Alexander Arms of Mount Sterling, Kentucky and William Aaron Arms of East Point; three daughters: Martha Ann Collins of Prestonsburg, Kentucky, Mary Alice Patton of Lexington, Kentucky and Shirley Annett (Terry) Castle of Prestonsburg; two brothers: James (Alfrida) Arms of Aurora, Colorado and Elvie “Bob” Arms of Paintsville, Kentucky; two sisters: Josephine Arms of Tutor Key, Kentucky and Betty Sue Salyers of Paintsville; twenty-seven grandchildren, thirty-seven great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren also survive.

A private funeral service will be held Wednesday, March 18, 2020 in the chapel of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Arms Family Cemetery at Bear Hollow, East Point. Glen Kirk will officiate. Friends may visit the Phelps & Son Funeral Home until the time of service on Wednesday. Auxier Chapter 18 DAV will conduct Military Honors.

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

This is a paid obituary.

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Daniel Fletcher

Daniel Fletcher


Daniel S. Fletcher, 60, of Debord, passed away Thursday, March 12, 2020 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia. Born August 10, 1959 in Richmond, Virginia.

Funeral services were held Saturday, March 14, 2020 at the Richardson Chapel located at 31 Ky. 2033, Louisa. Burial followed in the Moore Cemetery at Debord. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home.

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Kenny Kirk

Kenny Kirk


Kenny G. Kirk, age 58 of Lowmansville passed away Friday, March 13, 2020 at Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville. Born March 27, 1961 in Clarion, Pennsylvania, he was the son of Evelyn Edmons Kirk of Columbus, Ohio and the late George Kirk. In addition to his father, Mr. Kirk is preceded in death by one daughter, Wendy Johnston.

He is survived by his wife, Raygenia (Daniel) Kirk of Lowmansville; father in law, Arvle Daniel of Lowmansville; mother, Evelyn Kirk; children, Mandy Lockhart and husband, Julian, Kenny Kirk, Jr, James Layton, Michael Layton all from Ohio, and Christina Moore of Lowmansville, Kentucky; grandchildren, Makayla, Julian, Sierra, Ariel, Jadyn, Dakota, Deanju, Joyce, Sid, Antonia, Cherish, Aryan, Abigail, Kristen, Dailyn, Hailie, Christa and Trinity.

Kirk was a seventeen year veteran of the United States Army, and a member of the W.R. Castle Fire Department and Tabernacle of Praise church member.

Funeral services was held Sunday, March 15, 2020 in the chapel of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home. Burial followed in the J.M. Castle Cemetery at Lowmansville. Jimmy Horn officiated. Auxier Chapter 18 D.A.V. conducted full Military Honors. W.R. Castle firefighters served as pallbearers. Arrangements were under the direction of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home.

This is a paid obituary.

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