Dylan Tyler Mullins

Dylan Tyler Mullins, 12, of Teaberry, died Saturday, June 15, 2019.

Dylan was born June 23, 2006, in Pikeville, the son of Roy Rogers of Grethel and Shauna Mullins of Teaberry. 

He was the grandson of Ronald Hall of Grethel, Blanche Polley of Pike-ville, and the late Delena Mullins and the late Woodrow and Gertrude Rogers.

Dylan was in the seventh grade at Betsy Layne Elementary. 

Dylan is survived by his brothers & sisters: Krystal Sowards of Rush and Johnathan Sowards, Lonnie Thacker, Delena R. Sowards and Nicole Sowards, all of Pikeville, and his aunt Christal Mullins.

His sister Sarah Sowards preceded him in death.

Dylan will be missed by all that knew and loved him.

Visitation opened Tuesday will continue all day Wednesday, June 19, at the River of Life Freewill Baptist Church, Grethel.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, June 20, at the church, with Terry Hamilton, Billy Evans, Mickey King and Doug Tackett officiating.

Burial will follow in the Mullins Cemetery, Cowpen, Pikeville.

Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home of Martin.

This is a paid obituary.

Tabitha Love Akers

Tabitha Love (Cox) Akers, 38, of Printer, died Tuesday, June 11, 2019.

Funeral services were held Sunday, June 16, at Hall Funeral Home, Martin.

Burial followed in the Akers Family Cemetery, Dana. 

Arrangements were under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin.

Linda Sue Blackburn

Linda Sue Blackburn, 51, of Prestonsburg, died Tuesday, June 18, 2019.

Visitation will continue Wednesday, June 19, at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, June 20, at the funeral home.

Burial will follow in the Spears Cemetery, Buffalo, Prestonsburg.

Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home of Martin.

Elzie Campbell

Elzie Campbell, 84, of Banner, died Friday, June 14, 2019.

Funeral services were held Sunday, June 16, at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.

Burial followed in the Junior Conn Cemetery, Cecil Branch, Banner.

Arrangements were under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home of Martin.

Annette Castle

Annette Castle, 66, of Melvin, died Sunday, June 16, 2019.

Visitation will be held at 6 p.m., Wednesday, June 19, at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, June 21, at the funeral home.

Burial will follow in the Sexton Duff Cemetery, Hueysville.

Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home of Martin.

Thelma Newsome

Thelma “Tee Tee” Newsome, 72, of Martin, died Friday, June 14, 2019.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 18, at Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.

Burial followed in the Arvil Crum Memorial Cemetery, Arkansas Creek Road, Martin.

Arrangements were under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home of Martin.

Ruby Jean Stephens

Ruby Jean (Shepherd) Howard Stephens, 83, of Gunlock, died Friday, June 14, 2019.

Funeral services were held Monday, June 17, at Brushy Fork Missionary Baptist Church, Gunlock.

Burial followed in the Brushy Bill Cemetery, Gunlock.

Arrangements were under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin.

Michael Todd 

Wells

Michael Todd Wells, 40, of Martin, died Wednesday, June 12, 2019.

Funeral services were held Monday, June 17, at the Community Methodist Church, Prestonsburg.

Burial followed in Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel.

Arrangements were under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin.

Lucille Gay Ray

Lucille Gay Ray, 73, of Beaver, died Saturday, June 15, 2019.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, June 19, at the Samaria Old Regular Baptist Church, Teaberry. 

Burial will follow in the Joe Reynolds Cemetery, Beaver.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin.

Tishie Powers

Tishie Powers, 69, of Auxier, died Sunday, June 16, 2019.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 19, at Auxier Freewill Baptist Church, Auxier.

Burial will follow in the Auxier Relocation Cemetery, Auxier.

Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home of Martin.

Linda Wood

Linda (Wallen) Wood, 68, of Ivel, died Thursday, June 13, 2019.

Memorial services were held Sunday, June 16, at Hall Funeral Home, Martin.

Arrangements were under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin.

“King” Kelly 

Coleman

“King” Kelly Olen Coleman, 80, of Wayland, died Sunday, June 16, 2019.

Mr. Coleman was Kentucky’s First Mr. Basketball in 1956. He holds many state records and is a true legend in Kentucky’s rich basketball heritage. He was a true competitor on the court, but in real life, he was much more. He was a son, a father, a husband and a best friend.

Kelly is survived by Ann Watkins Coleman, his high school sweetheart, wife and best friend. 

He is also survived by his dearest children: Terri Lynn  (Terry) Smith of Kinard, Florida, Kelly Esquire ( Paula) Coleman of Higgins Lake, Mi. and Mary Ann (Tim) Whitehead of Trenton, Ohio; 11 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and five sisters: Mary McKean, Linda Florian, Priscilla Webb, Sandra Coleman and Peggy Coleman. His loving niece Cheryl May, and many other nieces, nephews and cousins also survive him, as do his true blue friends Jerry and King Fultz, J.R. and Kayla VanHoose, Jackie Pack, Bobby Hamilton, Lyle Dunbar, Ervin Stepp and Gene and Rebecca Honn.

Kelly was preceded in death by his daughter Beverly Kay Coleman, granddaughter Megan Elizabeth Coleman, his loving parents, Guy and Rusha Coleman, two brothers and three sisters. 

Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m., Saturday, June 22, at Hall Funeral Home, Martin.

Burial will follow in Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel.

His pallbearers who will carry him to rest are: Jerry Fultz, J.R. VanHoose, Jackie Pack, Ervin Stepp, Tee Watkins, Gary West, Frank May and Bobby Hamilton. His honorary pallbearers are: Cecil Watkins, Melvin Webb, Curtis Ray Slone, Corky Withrow, Sherrill Williams, Rick Whobrey, Charlie Thurman, Ron Bevars, Harold Kelley and Geri Grigsby. 

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Mountain Sports Hall of Fame, P.O. Box 349, Wayland, Ky. 41666 and Bluegrass Care Navigators, 57 Dennis Sandlin MD Cove, Hazard, Ky. 41701.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hall Funeral Home of Martin.

This is a paid obituary.

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