Category Archives: December 2013 Obits

Maxine Saint Obit

Maxine Saint, 55, Jackson passed away Sunday, Dec. 22, at her residence.  She

Maxine Saint

Maxine Saint

was preceded in death by husband, James David Saint; daughter, Lisa Marie Saint; mother, Mable Matney; two brothers, Rex Honaker and Tommy Honaker; two sisters, Hazel Clark and Jackie Melson.  She is survived by one son, David Lee Saint of Jackson; father, Virgil Honaker of Hardshell; two brothers, Ronnie Honaker of Jackson, Randell Honaker of Florida; one half brother, Roy Matney of West Virginia; two sisters, Bonnie Honaker of Jackson, Corby Clark of Indiana; one grandson, Cameron Aiden Lee Saint.  Funeral Fri., Dec. 27, 12:00PM at Breathitt Funeral Home with Rev. Emmitt Campbell officiating.  Burial in the Fugate Family Cemetery at Hardshell.  Breathitt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Courtney Holbrook Obit

Courtney Holbrook

Courtney Holbrook

Courtney Collen Holbrook, 28, passed away Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Ky. River Medical Center in Jackson.  She was preceded in death by brother, Richard Holbrook.  She is survived by parents, Jim & Judy Holbrook of Jackson; four brothers, JR (Sara) Greeley of MI, Bobby (Dawn) Hoffman of Jackson, Scott Holbrook of OH, Rodney Lowe of IN; five sisters, Mary Hollon of Vancleve, Susan Miller (Harold Armstrong) of Vancleve, Melissa Taulbee (Freddie Pelfrey) of Vancleve, Connie Holbrook of IN, Debbie Holbrook of FL; host of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.  Funeral service Tuesday, Dec. 17, 1PM at the Breathitt Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Armon Nichols officiating.  Burial in the Holbrook Cemetery at Strong Fork.  Pallbearers – Robert Hoffman, Anthony Holbrook, Harold Armstrong, Nolan Herald, Billy Dieringer, Travis Nichols.  Breathitt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Herman Campbell Obit

Herman Campbell

Herman Campbell

Herman Campbell, 65, Clayhole passed away Sun., Dec. 8, at his residence.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Lovins Campbell; his parents, Lee Campbell and Bertie Fugate Campbell Neace; three brothers, Lewis, Jesse, Omer.  He is survived by two sons, Lee Daniel (Melissa) Campbell of Clayhole, Delbert Campbell (Marlena Jones) of Clayhole; five brothers, Hobert Campbell of Southfork, Roy Campbell of Lost Creek, Lee Campbell Jr of War Creek, Ola Campbell of Noctor, Cornelius Neace Jr. of Vancleve; five sisters, Snowymae Gayheart of Hazard, Romanie Marshall of Byron, IL, Geneva Baker of War Creek, Becky Miller of Southfork, Lavernie Neace of Hazard, two stepbrothers, Earnest Neace of Cynthiana, Isaac Neace of Cynthiana; five granddaughters, Kasey Leigh Campbell, Asheley Jade Campbell, Kinsey Tianna Fern Campbell, Riley Jayden Ritchie, Sherissa Ann Napier, two grandsons, Brantlee James Campbell, Jeremiah Trey Little.  Funeral services Friday, Dec. 13, 12PM.  Breathitt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Norma Christine Watts Obit

Norma Watts

Norma Watts

Norma Christine Watts, 81, Lost Creek passed away Sun. Dec. 8, at her residence.  She was the widow of the late Thaddeus Watts and the daughter of the late Ben and Ethel (Halsey) Madden.  She was also preceded in death by five brothers, Elmer, Vernon, Lee, Harold, R.C.; two sisters, Elsie, Martha; grandson, Matthew McKnight.  She was a member of the Neace Memorial Church at Ned.  She is survived by two sons, Douglas (Vicki) Watts of Vancleve, Darrell Watts of Watts; three daughters, Beverly (Ralph) Neace of Ned, June (Roger) Barnett of Lost Creek, Lisa (Derek) McKnight of Jackson; one special sister-in-law, Helene Madden; twelve grandchildren, Gregory Watts, Eric Lindon, Travis Watts, Jeremy Lindon, Wesley Watts, Andrea Neace, Jared Neace, Dustin Barnett, Megan McKnight, Courtney McKnight, Sarah Watts, Rebecca Watts; seven great grandchildren, Brandon Watts, Landen Watts, Micah Haney, Noah Barnett, Mattie Barnett, Rhiannon Epperson, Waverly Watts.  Funeral Thursday, 1PM at Breathitt Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bobby Collins officiating.  Burial in Jackson Cemetery.  Pallbearers – Gerald Madden, Jared Neace, Wesley Watts, Dustin Barnett, Jeremy Lindon, Eric Lindon, Travis Watts, Greg Watts.  Honorary pallbearers – Ralph Neace, Derek McKnight, Roger Barnett, Dean Smith, Helene Madden.  Breathitt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Wilson Baker

Wilson Baker

Wilson Baker

Wilson Baker, 81, Jackson passed away Fri., Dec. 6, at the Pikeville Medical Center.  He is survived by three sons, Wilson Jr. (Becky) Baker of Scottsburg, IN, Douglas (Elizabeth) Baker of Jackson, Darren Baker of Jackson; three daughters, Darlene (Cecil) Howard of Jackson, Gail (A.B.) Howard of Jackson, Clair (Greg) Center of Commiskey, IN; two brothers, James Baker of Booneville, Ervin Baker of Booneville; one sister, Geraldine Herald of Booneville; ten grandchildren, five great grandchildren.  Funeral services Wed., Dec. 11, 12PM at the Breathitt Funeral Home Chapel with Rev.John Abner and Rev. Joe Powlas officiating.  Burial in Baker Cemetery at Booneville.  Breathitt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.