Beverly Sue Carroll
Beverly Sue Carroll, 63, of Stanville, died Wednesday, November 8, 2006, at her residence.
Born November 2, 1943, in St. Louis, Missouri, she was the daughter of the late Frederick J. and Dorothy F. Kienle Mauer. She was a retired coordinator for Appalachian Research and Defense Fund; and a former teacher for Families in Transitions for Pike Family Court, in Pike County.
She is survived by her husband, Alex Carroll.
Other survivors include four daughters: Jessica Renee Akers of Ivel, Donna Marie Wimp of Mission, Kansas, Julia L. Tiffany of Washington, D.C., and Amy M. Jeffries of Virginia Beach, Virginia; a brother: Fred Mauer of Illinois; and seven grandchildren: Devan, Jordan, Pamela, Heather, Kaitlyn, Jennifer, and Mason.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister: Jo Ann Ezell.
Funeral services were held Friday, November 10, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with family and friends officiating.
Visitation was at the funeral home. (Paid obituary)
Eva A. Carpenter
Eva A. Carpenter, age 77, of Minnie, the wife of the late Hurley Carpenter, passed away Saturday, November 11, 2006, at her residence.
She was born August 25, 1929, in Breathitt County, the daughter of the late Logan Sizemore and Perlinia Noble Sizemore McDaniel. She was a member of the Rock Fork United Christian Baptist Church, and a retired landlord in Chicago, Illinois.
Survivors include a sister: Barbara A. Tharp of Clay City; a sister-in-law, Lillian Sizemore of Minnie; nine nieces, eight nephews; and a long-time companion, James Cornwell.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers: Willse Sizemore, Alnnie Sizmore, and Dave Sizemore.
Funeral Services for Eva A. Carpenter were conducted Tuesday, November 14, at 1:00 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin, with Bethel Bolen and Nathan Lafferty officiating.
Burial was in the Lucy Hall Cemetery, in McDowell, with Hall Funeral Home caring for those arrangements.
Visitation was at the funeral home.
Pallbearers: Jimmy Click, David Click, Darrell Sizemore, Jeremy Lafferty, Daniel Lafferty, Andrew Lafferty, Josh Moore, Matthew Banks, Wayne Thorpe, Walter Lowe, Terry Cornwell and longtime companion, James Cornwell.
Burl Randall Conn
Burl Randall Conn, 58, of Arkansas Creek, Martin, died Friday, November 10, 2006, at his residence.
Born May 24, 1948, in Martin, he was the son of Mary Conn of Martin, and the late Lonnie Conn. He was a disabled coal miner.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia Walters Conn.
Other survivors include a son, Randall Thomas Conn of Martin; a special daughter, Tanda Conn of Martin; two brothers: Bufford Conn and Millard Ray Conn, both of Martin; three sisters: Brenda Sue Pack of Johnson County, Judy Newman of Martin, and Cindy Curry of Emma; and a granddaughter: Debra LaShae Conn.
Funeral services will be held, Wednesday, November 15, at 2 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with William Jarrell officiating.
Burial will be in the Adkins Cemetery at Arkansas Creek in Martin, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.
Visitation is at the funeral home. (Paid obituary)
Fred Conn, age 89, of Dana, widower of Lora Boyd Conn, died Saturday, November 11 2006, in Our Lady of the Way Hospital, in Martin.
He was born June 4, 1917, in Dana, a son of the late Greene B. and Martha Boyd Conn. Fred was a former magistrate in Floyd County, a member of the Little Salem Regular Baptist Church, in Dana, a Kentucky Colonel, and a retired Kentucky State employee.
Survivors include one son, William G. Conn of Dana; two daughters: Peggy Ann Neal of Georgia, and Geraldine Jarrell of Banner; three sisters: Eva Roberts of Michigan, Myrtle Greene Hamilton of Florida, and Joanna Lykins of Honaker; eight grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Fred Conn were conducted Tuesday, November 14, at 11 a.m., in the Little Salem Regular Baptist Church, in Dana, with Regular Baptist ministers officiating.
Burial was in the Fred Conn Cemetery, in Dana, with the Hall Funeral Home, in Martin, caring for those arrangemetns.
Visitation was at the funeral home, and at the church.
Anthony Paul Osborne
Anthony Paul Osborne, 19, of Prestonsburg, died Friday, November 10, 2006, following an auto accident, on Ky. Route 114, in Prestonsburg.
Born February 19, 1987, in Martin, he was the son of Stewart L. and Evelena Johnson Osborne, of Prestonsburg. He was an employee of the circulation department for the Floyd County Times; and a 2004 graduate of Prestonsburg High School.
He is survived by his wife, Samantha Allen Osborne.
Other survivors include a soon-to-be born daughter: Courtney Nicole Osborne; his maternal grandparents: Paul W. Johnson of Miamisburg, Ohio; and Mary Sue Hall Triplett of Bevinsville; and several aunts, uncles, great-aunts, great-uncles, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Rush & Leda Samons Osborne.
Funeral services, Tuesday, November 14, at 11 a.m., at the Bonanza Freewill Baptist Church, at Abbott, in Prestonsburg, with Jimmy Brown, Chuck Hall, Bobby Joe Spencer, and Louis Ferrari officiating.
Burial, in the Newman Cemetery in Hi Hat, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin.
Visitation, at the church.
Lora Samons, 63, of Martin, died Friday, November 10, 2006, at her residence.
Born April 29, 1943, in Martin, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Shirley Crum Samons. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Arkansas Church of Christ, in Martin.
Survivors include a daughter, Pamela Samons (William Hale, fiance) of Martin; a brother: Richard Samons Jr., of Martin; three sisters: Nancy Amburgey and Betty Dutton, both of Martin, and Louvina Samons of Warsaw, Indiana; two grandchildren: Brittnie Nicole and Maranda; and several nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters: Evelyn Hall and Annie Mae Miller.
Funeral services were held Monday, November 13, at 1 p.m., at the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Ronnie Samons and Roy Robinson officiating.
Burial was in the Samons Family Cemetery at Arkansas Creek in Martin, under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home.
Visitation was at the funeral home. (Paid obituary)