Death Notices

March 28, 2013


WAVERLY — Edwin Babe Ward, 75, of, Waverly, the husband of Nannie Belle Jordan, passed away Wednesday at Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, March 31, 2013, at the Boyer Funeral Home in Waverly. Interment will follow in Mound Cemetery in Piketon.


ASHLAND, Ky. — Denny E. Burton, 72, of Ashland, Ky., formerly of Grayson, the husband of Sarah Burnette Burton, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Oakmont Manor Nursing Home in Flatwoods. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 29, 2013, at Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson. Interment will follow in the East Carter County Memory Gardens.Visitation will be Thursday, March 28, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.


PIKETON — Dora Lee Smith, 68, of Piketon, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2013, at the Southern Ohio Hospice Center in Portsmouth. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Botkin Funeral Home in Waverly. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery. Visitation is Saturday from 11 to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.


BRONSTON, Ky. — Dr. Alvis Brown, 81, of Bronston, Ky., passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, W.Va. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2013, at Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 South Seventh Street Ironton. Interment will follow in Woodland Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.