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Dominique Nicole Ann Webb, 20, of Harlan, entered heaven’s eternal gates Sunday, April 26, 2015, at her home following a long illness. Born December 22, 1994, she was a lifelong resident of Harlan County.
Survivors include her parents, Charles R. Webb and Ruby M. Neal Webb, Harlan; three sisters, Marie Webb, Sunshine; Ruby Ann Webb, Cawood; Mary “Cookie” Traxler and husband, Jeremy, Page; two brothers, Toby Raymond Webb and wife, Angela, Harlan; Perry Lee Webb and wife, Brittany, Rio Vista; and a host of other family and friends.
Visitation will be held Thursday from 5 until 8 pm at the Evarts Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, May 1, 2015, at 2 pm in the Chapel of the Evarts Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Resthaven Cemetery with her family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Lonnie Huff, 71 of Dayhoit, died April 22, 2015 at the Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, TN. Lonnie was a retired Construction Worker and believed in the Christian faith.
He is preceded in death by his parents; Claude & Zona North Huff and his brother; Claude “Junior” Huff. Survivors include two children; Stephanie Huff & Roger Huff and four grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 1 PM at the HuffCemetery at Big Laurel, KY with the Rev. Eugene Harris officiating with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
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Dorothy Powers Starks, 95, of Red Bud, went home to be with the Lord Friday, April 24, 2015, at her home. Born May 17, 1919 in Jellico, TN, she had lived here most of her life. She was a homemaker and believed in the Church of God faith. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, William “Will” Starks; her parents, Richard Powers and Etta Martin Powers; and one brother, Charles Powers.
Survivors include three children, Barbara Spurlock, Red Bud; Simon P. Sharp and wife, Betty, Hopkinsville, KY; and Jerry Wayne Barnes, Harlan; one brother, Troy Powers, Alabama; and seven sisters, Annette Tipton, Florida; Trula Woods, Richmond, KY; Faye Thomas and Pauline Ashley, both of Dayton, OH; Diane Moore, Englewood, OH; Glenna Powers, Ohio; and Sheryl Powers, Indiana. Also surviving are seven grandchildren, Kenneth and Arnold Lindquist; James Sharp; Jerie Johanna; Shown, Angie and Tessa Barnes; nine great-grandchildren, Jessica, Joshua, Jennifer Rose and Chad Lucas Lindquist; Marty, Ciara and Jake Burkhart; and two others; four great-great-grandchildren, Aiden Burkhart, Jaden Ormes, Elijah Shaw and Janessa Shaw; and a host of other family and friends.
Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5 until 9 pm at the Evarts Church of God. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 pm Thursday, April 30, 2015, at the Evarts Church of God with the Reverend Frank Howard and the Reverend Buddy Simpson officiating. Burial will follow in the Evarts Memorial Gardens with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Geneva Witt Anderson, 82, of Closplint, entered heaven’s eternal gates Friday, April 24, 2015, at the Hazard App. Reg. Hospital. Born March 18, 1933, she had lived at Closplint most of her life. She was a homemaker, a caregiver and a member of the Closplint Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Anderson; her parents, Robert Witt and Flora Kelly Witt; two brothers, Bob Witt and Herman Witt; and two sisters, Fay McDaniel and Juanita Caudill.
Survivors include three sons, Jack Anderson and wife, Pat, Baxter; David Anderson and wife, Althene, Closplint; and Bill Anderson and wife, Susie, Closplint; a brother, Wilburn Witt and wife, Wilma, Bean Station, TN; a sister, Nola Bolin, Hamilton, OH; and a sister-in-law, Pat Witt, Bean Station, TN. Also surviving are six grandchildren, Amy Shelton, Lisa Asher, David Eugene Anderson, Jennifer Dawn Gilbert, Stacy Napier and Billy Wayne Anderson; 15 great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends, including special friends, Kenny and Brenda Holman, and Georgia Smith.
Visitation will be held Sunday, April 26, 2015, from 5 until 7 pm at the Evarts Funeral Home.
Funeral services will begin at 7 pm with the Reverend Ira Clark officiating. Burial will be at 11 am Monday at the Boggs Cemetery at Closplint. Her family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Wayne Baker, 70 of Harlan, KY passed away Thursday at the UK Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. Wayne was retired from the A & P Grocery Store as head stocker and was manager at Save-A-Lot for five years and worked as a dispatcher with the Harlan City Police Department. He was son of the late John and Elsie Baker. He was a lifelong resident of Harlan and a member of the Harlan-Sunshine Church of God. Wayne proudly served his country in the Army in Korea.
Survivors include his wife of 46 full years, Mary Baker; son, DW (Christy) Baker of Lexington; grandchildren, Caleb Wayne and Braxton Lee. Also surviving are brother, John (Jackie Howard) Baker of Lexington; sister, Helen Moore of Harlan; and brother-in-law, Jessie Wallace of Longwood, FL. Several special nieces and nephews, other relatives and a very special Dana Church of Apopka, FL will also mourn his passing.
Visitation will be Sunday, April 26, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Harlan-Sunshine Church of God.
Funeral Services will be Monday, April 27, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Harlan-Sunshine Church of God with the Rev. Nick Noe officiating. Seth Carmical will provide music. Interment will follow the funeral in the Resthaven Cemetery at Keith, KY. James Billings, Hollace Wilson, Tony Noe, and members of the Harlan City Police Department will serve as Pallbearers. Harlan County Sheriff’s Department Roger Edward Bowling and Roger Allen Bowling will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Charles Spurlock Sr.
Charles Spurlock, Sr., age 87, of Sunshine, KY passed away April 23, 2015 at the Harlan ARH. He was born June 8, 1927 to the late Homer and Ester Spurlock. He was a coal miner, certified welder, and construction worker. He believed in the Holiness faith.
Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by wife, Mary Spurlock, daughter, Janice Gwen Spurlock, grandson, Doyle Spurlock, and sisters, Louise, Georgia, and Ida Faye.
Survivors include wife, Louise Bray Spurlock of Sunshine, KY, brothers, Ed Spurlock of Bowling Green, KY and Herman Spurlock of Smith, KY, children, Charles Spurlock, Jr. and wife, Oneda, of Loyall, Claude Eugene Spurlock and wife, Sharon of Harrogate, TN, Edith Faye Spurlock and husband, Bruce of Sunshine, Kenneth Spurlock and wife, Roseanne, of Middlesboro, Travis Seals of Sunshine, Susie Hutchins of Kingsport, TN, and Janet Farmer and husband, Tim, of Rogersville, TN, 3 special granddaughters, Athena, Peyton, and Tabitha, grandsons, James, Jonathan, Justin, Travis, Jr., Michael, Gavin, and Leland, 8 great grandchildren and a host of family and friends.
Visitation will be Saturday, April 25 from 5pm to 8pm at Mount Pleasant Funeral Home. Funeral will be Sunday, April 26 at 2pm in the chapel of Mount Pleasant with the Reverends Doug and Steve Daniels officiating. Burial will be at the Browning Cemetery, Cranks, KY with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Ashlyn Brooke David infant daughter of Brittany and Chris David of Molus, KY went to be with the Lord on April 19, 2015 at Baptist Health Corbin.
She is preceded in death by great grandparents, Sue Saylor, Luther Morrell David and Roxie May Jenkins.
Besides her parents, she is survived by 2 brothers, Landon and Easton David, maternal grandparents Jesse and Kim Saylor all of Molus, paternal grandparents Terry and Juanita David of Catrons Valley, great grandparents, George Saylor of Molus and Earnest and Vivian Barnes of Pathfork, uncle, Brian Saylor and wife, Destiny, of Molus, aunts, Jacqueline Stewart and husband TJ of VA and Michelle Carney and husband, Dean, of Corbin, great aunts, Sheila Barnes, Susan Griffith, Deanna Farmer, Tommy Saylor, and Sheila Scott, great uncles, Ernie Barnes, George and Kenny Saylor, cousins, Paige and Blake Saylor, Roxie, Skra, Bryliegh, Josh and Jenna Carney, Tim and Connor Griffin, Abby, Emma, Shelbee, and Haelyn Farmer, special cousin and aunt, Tasha Barnes,Virgil Craig, George and Jordan, special cousin, Shilyn, Miranda, Mikey, April, and Lydia.
A private graveside service will be held Friday, April 24 at Saylor Cemetery, Molus, KY with Reverends Lester Tyree and Jeff Craig officiating with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Kimberly S. Clem 45, of Chicago, IL. Formerly of Harlan; passed away March 28, 2015. Kimberly believed in the Christian Faith.
She was preceded in death by her grandmother; Leoma Stroud.
Survivors include her husband; Robert Clem; two sons, Gavin & Brandon of Woodstock, IL also a daughter, Candace & two granddaughters, Mia & Shia of Houston, TX.
A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Henson & Rich Funeral Home is assisting the Clem Family.
Lena H. Hill, being 100 years, 1 month, and 30 days old, entered into heaven’s gates on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at the Tri-cities Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Jackson Bottom at Cumberland on February 23, 1915 to the late Jason and Margaret Gilliam Jackson. In her earlier years, Lena worked 27 years as an Executive Assistant to the President of the Old Kent Bank in Grand Rapids, MI. She was a faithful member of the Lewis Creek Pentecostal Church who loved her flower gardens.
Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her late husband, Milton Hill; sisters, Edna Scott, Verna Johnson, and Vera Overby; and brothers, Archie and Paul Jackson.
Lena will be missed by her family; sister, Wilma Sturgill of Spring Hill, FL; brother, Jason Jackson, Jr. of Knoxville, TN; several nieces and nephews; and a host of family of friends.
The family will receive friends in the Chapel of the Tri City Funeral Home, 506 Holly Street, Benham, KY on Friday, April 24, 2015, between 6 – 8 PM. Funeral services will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at 2 PM with the Reverend Ron Oplinger officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Peaceful Acres Cemetery at Hiram, KY with family and friends serving as pallbearers.