Maudie Burton

1930-2019

Maudie Lemaster Burton, 88, of Lexington, formerly of Paintsville, passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 21, surrounded by her family and loved ones after a brief illness.

Maudie was born Dec. 7, 1930 in Circleville, Ohio, daughter of the late John Riley and Tella Lemaster.

She was also preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Herbert Hoover Burton; one son, John Mark Burton; two brothers, James Edward Lemaster and Jesse Albert Lemaster; and one granddaughter, Marianne Burton Tackett.

Maudie worked 31 years for Citizens National Bank and retired as Vice President of Lending. She was a graduate of Paintsville High School, Oklahoma University and Louisiana State University.

Surviving are two sons, Herbert Alan (Gail) Burton of Navarre, Fla., and Steven (Betty) Burton of Louisville; one sister, Wanda Lemaster(Michael)  Powers of Louisville; two sisters-in-law, Ruth Lemaster and Imogene Burton Chandler, both of Paintsville; two brothers-in-law, Worth Goble of Flat Gap and Michael Powers of Louisville; five grandchildren, Jody Burton Shepherd of Prestonsburg, John Riley Burton of Lexington, and James Foster Burton, Stephanie Standiford Burton, and Natalie Talbott Burton, all of Louisville; and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Thursday, Jan. 24, 5-9 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home and Friday, Jan. 25, 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Paintsville.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Paintsville.

The service will be officiated by Seth Carter, with burial to follow in the Highland Memorial Park Cemetery at Staffordsville.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donation be made to the First Baptist Church in her memory.

Arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

This is a paid obituary.

Sandy Daniels

1946-2019

Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 21, 11 a.m. at the Jones-Preston Funeral Home Chapel for Sandy Daniels, 72, of Paintsville, who died Friday, Jan. 18 at Mountain Manor Nursing Home in Paintsville.

Burial was in the Highland Memorial Park Cemetery at Staffordsville.

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

James Herchenrider

1954-2019

Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 19, 3 p.m. at the Southside Free Will Baptist Church for James Charles “Jim” Herchenrider, 64, of Paintsville, who died Thursday, Jan. 17 at his residence.

Mr. Herchenrider was born Sept. 23, 1954 in Philadelphia, Penn., son of the late Richard Charles and Norma West Herchenrider. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Bruce Herchenrider.

Surviving are two sons, Marty (Stephanie) Daniel and Troy Daniel, both of Paintsville; one daughter, Havalenna Meade of Paintsville; two brothers, Bob (Diane) Herchenrider of Roanoke, Va., and John Herchenrider of Sitka, Ala.; the mother of his children, Gwen Daniel of Paintsville; seven grandchildren, Johnathan Daniel, Jacob Samples, Haylyn Fannin, Santana Fannin, Isaac Daniel, Shane Daniel and Breanna Horn; two great-grandchildren, Sophia Daniel and Skylar Daniel; one niece, Maggie (Dan) gold; one nephew, Robert (Jenny) Herchenrider; and a host of nieces, nephews, family members and friends also survive.

Jim was a proud member of the Johnson County Jeep Club.

The service was officiated by Wayne Price.

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

This is a paid obituary.

Ballard Shepherd

1939-2019

Commander of Auxier Chapter 18 DAV, Ballard Lee Shepherd, age 79, of Auxier, died Friday, Jan. 18 at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg.

Ballard was born July 6, 1939 in Floyd County, son of the Brice and Lula Shepherd. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by siblings, Arnold, Brice Jr., Richard, James, Aaron, Sylvia, Lillian and Ann.

His is survived by his wife, Phyllis Ann Fulton Shepherd; three sons, Daryl Shepherd of Sitka, Tim Shepherd of Indiana, and Danny Shepherd of Van Lear; three daughters, Glenda Sue Stone of Farmville, Va., Rhonda Goble of Hagerhill, and Sheena Leigh Samons of North Carolina; one brother, Arvil Shepherd of Indiana; one sister, Eva Jean Sybol; and 15 grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019 in the Jones-Preston Funeral Home Chapel with Frank Buskirk and Dallas LeMaster officiating.

Burial was in the Gethsemane Gardens at Prestonsburg.

Full Military Honors were conducted by the Auxier Chapter 18 DAV.

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

This is a paid obituary.

Raymond Webb

1981-2019

Funeral services were held Thursday, Jan. 17, 12 p.m. at the Paintsville Funeral Home Chapel for Raymond Addison “Ray-Ray” Webb, 37, of Paintsville, who died Monday, Jan. 14 at UK Medical Center in Lexington.

Ray was the son of  Ramona Webb of Paintsville and the Onda Webb. He was a 1999 graduate of Johnson Central High School and attended the University of Pikeville. He was a retired exterminator with Absolute Exterminating.

He was preceded in death by his father, Onda Webb; his paternal grandparents, Jonathan “Pap” and Cava Webb; and his maternal grandparents, Raymond and Garcie Caudill Spradlin.

Surviving in addition to his mother are, his wife, Regina Fay Webb; one son, Mikey Castle-Webb, that he affectionately referred to as “His Boy”; one brother, Jonathan Oakley (Beth) Webb of Berea; one sister, Heather Elizabeth (Tommy) Oney of Salyersville; father-in-law, Johnny Rigsby of Paintsville; brother-in-law, Ricky Rigsby of Paintsville; sister-in-law, Erica (Seth) Hanigan of Winchester; special nieces, Olivia Webb and August Tackett; and special nephews, Nicholas Oney, Zander Tackett and Amos Jackson; and a host of friends and neighbors.

The service was officiated by Tim Salyer and Sammy Reed, with burial in the Baldwin Cemetery at Oil Springs.

Arrangements under the direction of the Paintsville Funeral Home.

This is a paid obituary.

Joan Williams

1951-2019

Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 18, 11 a.m. at the Southside Free Will Baptist Church for Joan Carol Ball Williams, age 67, of Paintsville, who died Tuesday, Jan. 15 at her residence.

Mrs. Williams was born June 17, 1951 in Paintsville, daughter of Virginia Turner Ratliff of Paintsville and the late Sidney Elder Ball. In addition to her father, she is preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Michael Williams.

Surviving in addition to her mother are, three sons, Brian Christopher Williams of Supply, N.C., Edward Matthew (Amy) Williams of Paintsville, and Michael Sean (Tammie) Williams of River; one brother, John G. (Carrie) Ball of Ocala, Fla.; one sister, Paula (David) Peters of Paintsville; seven grandchildren, Seth Williams, Abigail Williams, Lizzie Williams, Kelsey Williams, Leah Rowland, Amy Jennings, and  Jessica Humphrey; three great-grandchildren, Ashtyn Williams, Jakson Meek, and Jace Jennings.

The service was officiated by Wayne Price, with burial in the Johnson County Memorial Cemetery at Staffordsville.

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

This is a paid obituary.

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