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George Boggs

george-boggs  George Boggs, age 84, of Harlan, KY passed away July 23, 2014 at the Tri-Cities Nursing Home following a brief illness. He was born February 3,...
willie-storey-jr  Willie L. Storey, Jr., 88, of Chillicothe, OH formerly of Harlan, died at 5:35pm Sunday, July 20, 2014, at the Veterans Affairs Medical...

Moran Saylor

moran-saylor  Moran Saylor, 89, of Evarts, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at the Harlan Appalachian Regional Hospital. Born August 6, 1924 in Harlan...

Myrtle Haywood

myrtle-haywood  Myrtle Jean Simpson Haywood, 73, of Taylor, MI, formerly of Harlan County, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at her daughter’s residence in...
rev-billy-collins    Rev. Billy Collins, age 74, of Cawood, KY passed away July 19, 2014 after a short illness. He was born March 8, 1940 in Cawood, KY to...

Wilma Eldridge

wilma-eldridgeWilma Jean Eldridge, age 62 of Cumberland, KY, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at the Harlan ARH Healthcare. She was born in...
veronica-ingramVeronica Olene Ingram, age 51 of Benham, KY, passed from this life on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at her residence. She was born in Harlan, KY on January...
william-woodsWilliam (Bill) Allen Woods, age 72 of Lynch, KY, entered into eternal rest on Monday, July 14, 2014, at the Harlan ARH Hospital. He was born December 03,...

Clayetta Burkhart

Clayetta Burkhart, age 67 of Cumberland, KY, entered into eternal rest on Monday, March 10, 2014, at the Harlan ARH. She was born September 02, 1946 in Harlan County to the late Clayton and Helen Hofer Lewis. Clayetta worked over 30 years as a cashier for local supermarkets and currently at Food City in Cumberland. She believed in the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her husband, Hobert Burkhart, of Cumberland; brother, William Lewis of Harrodsburg, KY; sister, Mary K. Gorlow, of Lexington, KY; and many other family and friends.

The family will receive friends between 5 – 7 pm on Thursday, March 13, 2014, in the Tri City Funeral Home Chapel in Benham, KY.

Funeral services will be held at 7 pm in the Chapel on Thursday with Reverend Jimmy Jenkins officiating. Interment will be Friday, March 14, 2014, at 10 am in the Monte Vista Cemetery in Cumberland, KY with family and friends serving as pallbearers.


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Earnest Broughton Jr.

Earnest Broughton, Jr., age 59, of Kingsport, TN formerly of Harlan, KY passed from this life March 10, 2014. He was born February 13, 1955 to Beulah Broughton of Tazewell, TN and the late Earnest Broughton, Sr. He was a retired logger with Broughton Logging.

Besides his father he is preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert and Nellie Wilder and Charlie and Nancy Broughton; his children: Angie and Dustin Broughton and a special cousin, Michael Broughton.

Besides his mother, he is survived by his son, Dustin (Ashley) Broughton and grandchildren: Shay, Allison, Dustin ll, Harlee, William and Christopher all of Kingsport, TN; Sisters: Debbie (Joe) Pulido of Lehigh FL, Penny (Tony) Warren Warren of Conroe, TX, Brenda Farley and Mary Taylor of Baxter, KY, Lisa (Steve) Caldwell of Bledsoe, KY; special cousins, Scott Broughton of Baxter, KY and James Broughton of Loyall, KY; special uncle, Alonzo Broughton of Baxter, KY and many other special nieces, nephews, aunts, cousins, family and friends.

Visitation will be Friday, March 14, 2014 from 10AM to 12 noon at Mount Pleasant Funeral Home.

Funeral will immediately follow at noon in the chapel of Mount Pleasant with Rev. Ricky Broughton officiating. Burial will be at Resthaven Cemetery with family members serving as pallbearers.




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Earl Dugger Sr.

Earl DuggerEarl Dugger, Sr., age 90, of Harlan, KY passed away March 11, 2014 at his residence following a long illness. He was born April 23, 1923 in Harlan Co., KY to the late James Fred and Oma Hicks Dugger. He served his country in the United States Army during World War ll. He was a retired office manager, repairman and lineman with Continental Bell in Evarts, KY.

Earl was a member of the Kelly Street Baptist Church where he was a song leader and Sunday School teacher.

Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife Hassie Tarleton Dugger, 5 brothers and 3 sisters.

He is survived by his son, Earl Dugger, Jr and wife, Lisa, of Harlan, KY and daughter Earlene Napier of Louisville, KY; Grandchildren: Robert Napier, Jordan Dugger and Evan Dugger and 1 great granddaughter, Maci Lynn Napier; Brothers: Ralph Dugger of Verona, KY, Roy Dugger of Franklin, OH and Paul Dugger of Wichita, KS.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 11AM to 1PM at Mount Pleasant Funeral Home.

Funeral will follow at 1PM in the chapel of Mount Pleasant with the Reverends Jonathan Grills and Donnie Adkisson officiating. Burial will be at Resthaven Cemetery.

The Harlan Honor Guard will serve as pallbearers and performing full Military Rites.




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Maxine Anderson

Maxine Anderson, 91 of Coxton, was born on Saturday, May 21st, 1922 and died on Saturday, March 8th, 2014 at HarlanHealth & RehabilitationCenter.

She is preceded in death by her parents, John Wesley and Bessie Campbell Owens; her husband, Albert Anderson SR; her son, Albert Anderson JR; her sisters, Lois Ball, Imogene Bunch and Gladys Owens; her brothers, Hershel Owens, Lester Owens and two infant brothers Clayton Owens and Edward Owens.

She is survived by her granddaughter, Cynthia Anderson Brock and husband, Robert of Virginia Beach, VA; her sister, Jewell Baker of Kingsport, TN and her brother, Robert and wife, Suzanne Owens of Myrtle beach, SC. Also her daughter-in-law, Karen Anderson of Harlan and a host of nieces, nephews family & friends.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 1PM in the Chapel of Henson & Rich Funeral Home with Rev. David Owens, officiating.

Burial services will follow at Resthaven Cemetery Chapel with David Owens, Jamie Parker, Tom Parker and her nephews serving as pallbearers.

Family will receive friends from 11AM until the funeral hour on Wednesday at the funeral home.



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Vivian Lanham

Vivian Lanham, 92 of Harlan, KY passed away March 8 at the home of her daughter surrounded by her loved ones. She was born in Mt. Hope, WV on February 20, 1922. In 1946 she met and married Corman Lanham and moved to Kentucky where she became an avid Kentucky basketball fan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Corman Lanham.

She is survived by her three daughters: Rhonda (Larry) Ellis of Harlan, KY; Jan (Marty) Songer of Lexington, KY; and Carma (Mike) Fisher of Winchester, KY. Also surviving are seven grandchildren: Kelly McNiel, Mark Ellis, Bill Songer, Cheryl Songer, Marty Songer, Dylan Fisher, and Jamaica Knauer; eight great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Private Memorial Services will be in Lexington, KY. In her memory, the family request donations be made to the Hospice of the Bluegrass (P.O. Box 189, Harlan, KY 40831) who were so kind to her during her illness.



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Noble Wynn

Noble Wynn of Ages-Brookside, passed away on Friday, August 9, 2013 at his residence following a long illness. He was born on Saturday, June 22, 1940 unto the union of Brady and Deloria (Hensley) Wynn. He was a heavy equipment operator for New Horizons Coal for 30 years. He was 73 years of age.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers Elmer Lee Wynn, Hershel Wynn, Charles Wynn, Herbert Wynn, and Kenneth Wynn; sisters Dolly Jane Wynn and Patti (Jean) Besaw.

Left to mourn his passing is his loving wife of 49 years, Vernell Hendrix Wynn; His children: Jeanette Wynn Cheek and husband, Steve, of Livonia, Michigan; Loretta Wynn White and husband, Tommy, of Bean Station, Tennessee; Melissa Wynn Mosley and husband, Harold, of Lenoir, N.C.; Jeffery Wynn of Lenior, N.C.; Noble S. Wynn of Bean Station, Tennessee; Christopher Wynn and wife, Melissa, of Moron, Spain; Gladys F. Wynn Tompkins and husband, Terry, of Dandridge, Tennessee. Eleven Grandchildren: Dustin Mosley, Jonathan Mosley, Kristina Cheek, Travis Cheek, Brandie White, Chelsea White, Jadiah Tompkins, Alexis Tompkins, Taylor Tompkins, Kaitlyn Wynn and Hailey Wynn. Two Great-Grandchildren: Scarlett Mosley and Pixie Mosley. Also surviving are his siblings: Brady Wynn, Jerry Wynn, Monroe Wynn, Murphy Wynn; Ralph Wynn, Barbara Sue Wynn and Wilma (Jewel) Blanton.

Funeral will be conducted on Sunday at 1:00 PM at the Ages Mountain Assembly Church of God in Ages with the Rev. Donnie Harrison and Rev. Jesse Kinder officiating.

Visitation for Noble will be at the church beginning Saturday after 3:00 PM until the funeral hour on Sunday. Interment will be at Wynn Family Cemetery in Ages with family and friends serving as pallbearers.


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