Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


January 4, 2013

Ann L. Oakes Vallance 1926-2013

GREENUP — Ann L. Oakes Vallance, 86, of Flatwoods, passed away Thursday in Trinity Station Retirement Community in Flatwoods.

Mrs. Vallance was born Aug. 5, 1926, in Chelyan, W.Va., a daughter of the late Melvin D. and Haley Tincher Oakes. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Theodore “Ted” Vallance Jr., on Aug. 3, 2007, and three brothers.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Flatwoods, the Women’s Auxiliary of the Flatwoods Volunteer Fire Department and the Greenbo Pathfinder Camping Club.  

She is survived by five sons, Gary (Carrie) Vallance of Ashland, Roger (Pam) Vallance of Ashland, Randall (Angie) Vallance of Russell, Michael (Sandy) Vallance of Raceland and Kevin T. (Kathy) Vallance of Huntington, W.Va.; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.  

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods by minister J.R. Gullett. Entombment will be in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods.

The visitation will be after noon Saturday at the funeral home.  

Condolences may be sent to baileyfamilyfuneralhome.com.

Text Only
  • James Michael “Blue” Johnson

    James Michael “Blue” Johnson, 63, of Huntington, formerly of Ashland, Ky., beloved father, son and brother, went to be with the Lord on July 20, 2014. He was the son of the late Lee and Willene Franklin Johnson.

    July 29, 2014

  • Ronnie G. Yates 1948-2014

    Ronnie G. Yates, 66, of Columbia, S.C., formerly of Elliott County, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, in Northeast Providence Hospital in South Carolina.

    July 29, 2014

  • Mary I. Gollihue Rogers 1927-2014

    Mary I. Gollihue Rogers, 87, of Willard, went to be with her Lord on Monday, July 28, 2014, at her residence.

    July 29, 2014

  • Wilma Jean Gray 1927-2014

    Wilma Jean Gray, 87, of Flatwoods, previously of Zephyrhills, Fla., passed away peacefully on Monday, July 28, 2014, with her family by her side.

    July 29, 2014

  • Perry Jackson “Jack” Hollan 1932-2014

    On Monday, July 28, lifelong Ashland resident Perry Jackson “Jack” Hollan, 81, was called to his eternal rest. He passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family.

    July 29, 2014

  • Stacy Ruth Varney 1977-2014

    Stacy Ruth Varney of Ironton died Thursday.

    July 29, 2014

  • Burl E. Mullins 1943-2014

    Burl E. Mullins, 70, of Wellington, died Tuesday in Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

    July 29, 2014

  • Kerrie Spradlin

    Kerrie Spradlin, 74, of Denver, died Monday at his residence.

    July 29, 2014

  • Lowell E. Hampton 1939-2014

    Lowell E. Hampton, 75, of Sandy Hook, died Saturday in Morgan County Appalachian Regional Hospital in West Liberty.

    July 29, 2014

  • Helen Thomas Walker

    Helen Thomas Walker, 86, of Grayson, died Tuesday.

    July 29, 2014