Obituaries 

 

Darrell Travis Goble, age 67, of Greenup County KY., passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Our Lady of Bellefonte. He was born October 8,1950 in Martin County, KY, to the late Marion Cecil Goble and Lena Harless Goble. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his two brothers; Clyde and Jeff Goble and one sister Linda Absher. He is survived by two sons; Travis Darrell (Judy) Goble of Lexington, KY, and Ricky Dwayne (Tonya) Goble of Frenchburg, KY, three daughters; Connie Baldridge of Flatwoods, KY, Rachael Dawn (Scott) Vesperman of Lancaster, Wisconsin, and Linda ( Jeremy) Baldridge of Argillite, KY, one brother; Wayne Goble and seven sisters; Clara Bowen, Dorothy Bradbury, Cynthia Jewett, Mary Lou Aguilar, Kandi Goble, Cheryl Slone, and Barbie Peters. Twelve grandchildren; Holly Meade, Taylor Goble, Dustin Goble, Lane Goble, Parker Tufts, Kasey Baldridge, Derrick Goble, Emilee Baldridge, Hannah Ruley, Alex Vesperman, Ethan Goble, and Isabel Washington, three great grandchildren; Branson Meade, Hadleigh Goble and Bristol Meade.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Tuesday January 23, 2018 in the chapel of Crum Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Goble Family Cemetery. Steve Rose will officiate. Friends may visit the Funeral Home from 11:00 AM until time of services at 1:00 at the Funeral Home. Arrangements are under the direction of Crum Funeral Home, Inez.

January 1, 2018

Willard Lee Johnson, age 66, of Inez, KY, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at his home. He was born October 13, 1951 in Louisa, KY, to the late Irvin Johnson and Gladys Booth Johnson.

In addition to his parents, Willard is preceded in death by his brother in law, Luther Porter of Inez, KY.

He is survived by two sons; William Ray (Rhonda) Johnson of Inez, KY, Jesse Willard Johnson of Le Grande, OR, one daughter; Teresa Johnson Bundy of Le Grande, OR, two step sons; Carmel Stacy and Elmer Stacy, Jr. both of Inez, KY, two brothers; Jackie Ray (Sylvia) Johnson and William Daniel (Debra) Johnson both of Inez, KY and one sister; Sally Mae Porter of Inez, KY. He is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.   

Funeral service will be held 1:00 PM Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Vineyard United Baptist Church. Richard (Doc) Maynard and David Bowen will officiate. Friends may visit after 5 PM on Friday at the church until time of services on Sunday. Burial will follow in the Johnson Cemetery, Inez, KY. Arrangements are under the direction of Crum Funeral Home. 

January 10, 2018

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January 17, 2018

Randolph Goble, age 54, of Inez, Ky., passed away January 31, 2018 at Cornerstone Hospital, Huntington, Wv. Born May 27, 1963 in Lawrence County, Ky., he was the son of the late Jack Ivan and Lavon Luster Goble. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by five brothers; Jack Benny, Michael Dwayne, Jimmy, Ivan Lynn, and Timothy Goble.

He is survived by his wife Audrey Goble of South Carolina, one son Brandon Goble of South Carolina, one daughter; Rachel Goble of South Carolina, two sisters; Debra Johnson of Inez, Ky., and Angela Thompson of Louisa, Ky., and one grandchild Cameron Goble of South Carolina.

Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 pm Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Vineyard United Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Goble Family Cemetery, Louisa, Ky. Richard “Doc” Maynard and David Bowens will officiate. Friends can visit at the church after 5:00 pm Friday, February 2, 2018 and until time of services on Saturday. Arrangements are under the direction of the Crum Funeral Home of Inez, Ky. 

Ruby Jean Baisden Messer Johnson of Columbus, OH, formerly of Kermit, WV, age 81, passed away January 17, 2018 at Kobacker House Hospice Center. She was born April 5, 1936 at Kermit, WV to the late George Edward Baisden and Jossie Marcum Baisden.
She is preceded in death by her children’s father, James Edward Messer Sr. and their daughter, Jean Elaine Messer. Also preceded in death by brothers; Walter Messer, Sherman, Samuel, Robert (Bob) Baisden, and sisters; Gracie Block, Cora Messer, Marie Davis, Eliza Baisden, Bertha June Hodge and Mary Hodge.
She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Charles Edward Johnson, of Columbus, OH and one daughter, Linda Dale Mercer, and her children, Drew (Ashley), Ryan and Luke Mercer and their father Pete Mercer; one son, James Edward Messer Jr. and his children Kendra (Shaun) Jones, Ethan (Chloe) Messer and their mother, Brenda Howard; Great Grandchildren, Graysen and Brady Mercer, Isabelle, Aiden and Emily Jones. She is also survived by three step-daughters, Lisa Marie, Denise and Evra Marie Johnson and their children and numerous nieces, nephews and other family members.
Visitation will be at the Little Yellow Church, Jennies Creek, WV from Noon Friday, January 19, 2018 until time of service on Saturday.
Funeral Services will be held at the Little Yellow Church at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018 with Freddie Messer Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Jacob Messer Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Crum Funeral Home, Inez, KY.

Ruby Jean Baisden Messer Johnson of Columbus, OH, formerly of Kermit, WV, age 81, passed away January 17, 2018 at Kobacker House Hospice Center. She was born April 5, 1936 at Kermit, WV to the late George Edward Baisden and Jossie Marcum Baisden.
She is preceded in death by her children’s father, James Edward Messer Sr. and their daughter, Jean Elaine Messer. Also preceded in death by brothers; Walter Messer, Sherman, Samuel, Robert (Bob) Baisden, and sisters; Gracie Block, Cora Messer, Marie Davis, Eliza Baisden, Bertha June Hodge and Mary Hodge.
She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Charles Edward Johnson, of Columbus, OH and one daughter, Linda Dale Mercer, and her children, Drew (Ashley), Ryan and Luke Mercer and their father Pete Mercer; one son, James Edward Messer Jr. and his children Kendra (Shaun) Jones, Ethan (Chloe) Messer and their mother, Brenda Howard; Great Grandchildren, Graysen and Brady Mercer, Isabelle, Aiden and Emily Jones. She is also survived by three step-daughters, Lisa Marie, Denise and Evra Marie Johnson and their children and numerous nieces, nephews and other family members.
Visitation will be at the Little Yellow Church, Jennies Creek, WV from Noon Friday, January 19, 2018 until time of service on Saturday.
Funeral Services will be held at the Little Yellow Church at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018 with Freddie Messer Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Jacob Messer Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Crum Funeral Home, Inez, KY.

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Donna Stacy, 55, of Inez, KY, passed away Monday, January 1, 2018 at Mountain Manor Nursing Home. She was born February 12, 1962 in Lawrence County, KY, to the late Alan Dalton and Polly Moore Dalton. 
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her two brothers; Claude Dalton and David Dalton, and one sister; Kathy Dalton. 
She is survived by her husband Elmer Stacy, Sr. of Inez, KY, three sons; Andy Stacy of Winchester, KY, Elmer Stacy, Jr. and Carmel Stacy, both of Inez, KY, two daughters; Danielle Burchett of West Van Lear, KY and Whitney Melvin of Paintsville, KY, 4 brothers; Dan Dalton and Johnny Dalton, both of Louisa, KY, and Mack Dalton and Chris Dalton, both of Martin Co., KY, 4 sisters; Ruby Bowen of Ohio, Susie Caudill of Paintsville, KY, Geneva Maynard of Louisa, KY and Bonnie Bowens of Fort Gay, WV, and 2 grandchildren; Hunter Fitch of Inez, KY and Kelsey Burchett of West Van Lear, KY. 
Funeral service will be held 1:00 PM Thursday, January 4, 2017 at Crum Funeral Home. Tommy Meade will officiate. Friends may visit from 4 – 9 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday 10 AM – 9 PM and 10:00 AM until time of service on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Stacy Cemetery, Inez, KY. Arrangements are under the direction of Crum Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, it is requested that memorial donations be made to the Crum Funeral Home.

January 31, 2018