Artemus, Ky. - Leah Jane Lawson Bargo, age 80, passed away Thursday, October 17, 2019 in Lexington.  She was the daughter of the late Frank and Vergie Campbell Lawson, born to them on March 7, 1939, in Artemus.  Leah Jane was a retired bookkeeper from American Greetings.  She loved to quilt,…

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Mr. John Thomas Partin, 75, of Barbourville, the husband of Linda Bargo Partin, passed away Thursday evening, October 17, 2019 at his home.  He was the son of the late Perry Lee Partin and Gladys Emma Poff Partin Kroll.

On October 9, 2019, Mr. Charles Leonard Barger, age 76, of Girdler, Kentucky passed peacefully into heaven at Christian Care Health Center in Corbin, Kentucky. 

Mr. William “Moonie” Heck, 58, of Flat Lick, the husband of Betty Hale Heck, passed away Thursday morning, October 10, 2019 at the Barbourville ARH Hospital.  He was the son of the Lloyd and Doris Marlow Heck.

Mr. Jeff R. Baker, 87, of Barbourville, passed away Friday morning, October 11, 2019 at the Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center.  He was the son of the late Henry and Cordie Rice Baker.

Paul D. Hurst, formerly of Barbourville, passed away September 24, 2019 at his home in Denton, Maryland. 

Mr. Ewing Cornett, 91, of Cannon, the husband of Edith Jackson Cornett, passed away Thursday morning, October 10, 2019 at Baptist Health Corbin. He was the son of the late Lawrence and Dora Brown Cornett.

Ms. Shavon Ilena Mills, 41, of Barbourville, passed away Friday evening, October 4, 2019 at the Saint Joseph Hospital in Lexington surrounded by her loving family.  She was the daughter of Kenneth T. and Jerry Hinkle Smith born on August 22, 1978 in Barbourville. 

Mary Wanda Pasternak Hurst, 83, passed away peacefully, Friday, October 11, 2019.  Mary was born in Kay Jay on February 3, 1936 to Houston B. Lee and Lizzie Longmeyer Lee. Mary was a devoted member of the East Barbourville Baptist Church. She loved bluegrass music, gardening and cooking, but…

Mr. Donald G. Scranton, known as Ol Gib Sun, of Elkton, formerly of Lexington, passed away Tuesday morning, October 1, 2019 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN.

Mrs. Deborah L. Partin, 58, of Bronston, formerly of Barbourville, the widow of Will Edward Frank Partin, passed away Thursday evening, October 3, 2019 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington.  She was the daughter of the late Earsel and Helen Christine Hinkle Cole.