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Roy Jones

Roy Jones, age 74, of Lot Mud Creek Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky, departed this life on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at his home. He was born on October 18, 1945, in Jellico, Tennessee, to the late John and Opal (Davis) Jones. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in...

Whitley County suffers third COVID–19 related death Monday

Whitley County Health Department officials reported one COVID–19 death on Monday. The only information released about the individual was that the person was an adult. This marks the third COVID–19 related death in Whitley County. The first occurred on July 21, and the second Aug....

The Wrigley Taproom & Eatery employee tests positive for COVID–19 Sunday

The Wrigley Taproom & Eatery announced Monday that one of its employees has tested positive for COVID–19. According to the announcement posted on the restaurant’s Facebook page, the unidentified employee notified the owners Sunday about the positive test. “We are grateful to...

James David Rookstool

James David Rookstool, age 63, of Bacon Creek Road, Corbin, Kentucky, departed this life on Sunday, September 27, 2020 at his home. He was born on August 31, 1957 in Dayton, Kentucky to the late Frank and Thelma (Lee) Rookstool. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in...

Sue Chambers Apking

Sue Apking (Chambers) of Evendale, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at the age of 81. She was the loving wife of Don Apking for 62 years, mom to daughters Micki (Apking) Imbronyev and husband, Jim; Beth (Apking) McDaniel and husband, Jeff; devoted grandmother to...

Eula Jean Helton

  Eula Jean Helton, age 75, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Sunday, September 27, 2020 at Baptist Health Corbin after being comforted by a host of family members. She was born May 16, 1945 in Claiborne, TN. She was the daughter of the late Sherman and Lillian (Bray) Hurst....

Billy “Tater” Ferguson, Jr.

Billy “Tater” Ferguson, Jr., aged 79, was born to John “Foggy Bill” Ferguson and Nona Myrtle (Fuson) Ferguson in Siler, KY on September 2, 1941.    Billy was the owner and operator of Ginger Trucking Company for more than 30 years in which he proudly transported coal, lumber and...

Lorene Lovins Valentine

Lorene Lovins Valentine, age 87, of Corbin, passed away peacefully at her home on September 26, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carlo Valentine Jr. There will be a graveside service held Monday, September 28th at 1pm, at Williams Cemetery with Pastor Randy Johnson...

Shane Adrian Moore

Shane Adrian Moore, age 45, of Bee Creek Road, Corbin, Ky., passed away Friday, September 25, 2020, at University of Kentucky Medical Center. Shane was born November 16, 1974 in Corbin, Ky., to Herman Moore and Reba Roaden Moore. He was a graduate of Whitley County High School...

Bernice M. Renfro

Bernice M. Renfro, age 91, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Friday, September 25, 2020, at Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born May 14, 1929 in Whitley County, KY to the late Lonzo and Florence West Meadors. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death...
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