BLACK OAK, Ky. — Russell K. Cooper, 83, of Black Oak, Ky., passed away Friday, May 31, 2013, at his home in Black Oak, Ky. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg, Ky. Interment will be in the Black Oak Cemetery Black Oak, Ky.
IRONTON — Ruth Castle, 91, of Ironton, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Kingsbrook Lifecare Center in Ashland. Ky. Services will be noon Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at the Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Woodland Cemetery. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the time of service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
SOUTH WEBSTER — John Earl Sloan, 80, of South Webster, passed away Friday, May 31, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth. There will be no visitation or funeral services. Phillips Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
PEDRO — James B. Collier, Jr., 68, of Pedro, Ohio, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2013, at his residence. In keeping with his wishes there will be no public visitation or funeral services. Phillips Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
MARION — Roger Phillip Bean Sr., 76, of Marion, Ohio, formerly of Stout, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth.
BEAVER — James Robinson, 96, of Beaver, passed away Monday, June 3, 2013 at Adena Medical Center in Chillicothe. Arrangements are pending at Erwin-Dodson-Allen Funeral Home in Minford.
SOUTH POINT — Kathy Akers, 59, of South Point, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at the St. Mary’s Medical Center-Ironton Campus. Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Phillips Funeral Home in Ironton. Interment will follow in Slabfork Cemetery and friends may call Wednesday from noon until the time of the service.
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Ethel May Brown McBrayer, of Lexington, Ky., formerly of Greenup, Ky., passed away Sunday, June 2, 2013, in Lexington. Service will be 3 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Greenup Christian Church, 711 Main St., Greenup, where friends may call 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday. Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup is in charge of the arrangements.
WAVERLY — Jerry C. Chandler, 70, of Waverly, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2013, at his residence. Services will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Botkin Funeral Home in Waverly. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. Friends may call on Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
SOUTH WEBSTER — Richard David Taylor, 57, of South Webster, passed away Friday, May 31, 2013, in Oak Hill. Funeral Arrangements are pending at the Davis Funeral Home in South Webster.