Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


July 26, 2013

Martha D. Jones 1934-2013

GREENUP — Martha D. Jones, 79, of Groveport, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at her residence.

Mrs. Jones was born April 20, 1934, in Wurtland, a daughter of the late George and Ida Woods. She was also preceded in death by her husband, George G. Jones Sr., and a son, Donald G. Jones.

Surviving are three children, Sandra K. Burton and Karma S. (Thomas) Rogers, both of Columbus, Ohio, and Charles G. (Vicki) Jones Jr. of Groveport; two sisters, Betty Damron and Cora Barber, both of Wurtland; three brothers, George Woods of Lawrence County and John Woods and Robert Woods, both of Wurtland; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, a nephew and friends.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Evans Funeral Home in Raceland by the Rev. James Wells. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery in South Shore.

Visitation for family and friends will be after noon Saturday, July 27, 2013, at the funeral home.

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