Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


April 20, 2013

George H. “Hubie” Sloan - 1940-2013

LAVALETTE, WV — George H. “Hubie” Sloan, 73, of Lavalette, departed from his earthly home on Wednesday, April 17, 2013.

Mr. Sloan was born Feb. 12, 1940, in Catlettsburg, Ky., son of the late Oliver F. “Cobb” and the late Mary Louise Hayes Sloan.

George served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force where he was a communications specialist, a retired electrician and member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.

He is survived by his wife, Starr Shanklin Sloan; children by marriage, Starr Skotnicki (Robert) of Pawleys Island, S.C., Angel Rife of Huntington and Jack Rife of Charleston; brother, Paul Franklin Sloan (Dee) of Pekin, Ill.; grandchildren, Tessa Lynne Rife, Rachel Jaye Rife and Jack–Tyler Creed Rife; nephews, Robert (Shelley) Sloan, Martin (Mo) Sloan and Kenneth Geyer, all of Ohio; and niece, Jennifer Sanders of Florida.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Marilynn Stewart.

The funeral for Mr. Sloan will be at 1 p.m. Monday, April 22, 2013, at Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home in Catlettsburg. Brother Phil Richardson will offer words of comfort. Final rest will be in Catlettsburg Cemetery.

Friends may call after 11 a.m. Monday at the Funeral Home.

Condolences may be sent to kilgorecollierfuneralhome.com.

Text Only
  • Reba Lea Justice - 1937-2014

    Reba Justice, 76, of Westwood, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, following an extended illness.

    April 18, 2014

  • Jerry Sanford Jordan

    Jerry Sanford Jordan, 95, of Ashland, died Friday in Kingsbrook Lifecare Center in Ashland.

    April 18, 2014

  • Robert W. Evans

    Robert W. Evans, 78, of South Shore, died Thursday in SOMC Hospice Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.

    April 18, 2014

  • Keen Jack Fannin

    Keen Jack Fannin, 86, of South Shore, died Friday in SOMC Hospice Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.

    April 18, 2014

  • Charlotte Sue Reynolds

    Charlotte Sue Reynolds, 72, of Allen, died Thursday.

    April 18, 2014

  • Albert Ray Lawson

    Albert Ray Lawson, 72, of McDowell, died Thursday.

    April 18, 2014

  • Elmer Hall

    Elmer Hall, 86, of Prestonsburg, died Thursday.

    April 18, 2014

  • Edward Thomas Lundergan - 1957-2014

    Edward Thomas Lundergan, 56, of Maysville, died Thursday.

    April 18, 2014

  • Dorothy Mae Evans

    Dorothy Mae Evans, 81, of South Point, died Thursday in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington, W.Va.

    April 18, 2014

  • Ronald Lee Murnahan - 1937-2014

    Ronald Lee Murnahan, 77, of Ironton, died Thursday.

    April 18, 2014