MARION E. HENSLEY

Marion E. Hensley, 79, of Middlesboro, KY passed away Sunday January 15, 2017 at his home.

He was born June 8, 1937 in Middlesboro, Kentucky the son of the late Clarence and Carrie Overton Hensley. Marion was an avid #1 University of Kentucky Wildcats fan. Also he was on the committee for the Noetown Reunions for 20 years.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife of 57 ½ years Maxine Turner Hensley, Son Marion Keith Hensley and 2 Brothers Herman and Porter Hensley.

He is survived by the following members of his family, Wife Mable Monger Hensley, Daughters Debra (Stephen) Moser, Kim Geradot, Jenny Hensley, Grandchildren Kate Brown, Anna (Matt) Keller, John Moser, Jeremy (Allison) Geradot, Nicholas Geradot, Damian (Valerie) Hensley, Rhianna (Jon) Brotherton and 14 great grandchildren, Sister Darlene Hensley, Brothers Jack (Margie) Hensley, Stanley (Monica) Hensley and a host of Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 8:00 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Danny Robbins and Mr. Stephen Moser officiating. Music will be provided by Ronnie Carey.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 21, 2017 at the Taylor Grove Cemetery in Sharps Chapel, Tennessee.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.

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JANICE CAROLYN BOWMAN MILLS

Janice Carolyn Bowman Mills, age 75, was born December 29, 1941, and passed away on January 15, 2017, at the Willow Ridge Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Facility in Maynardville, TN.

Ms. Mills was preceded in death by her parents James & Delilah Murray Bowman; brother Jay L. Bowman, and sisters Billie Jo Smith and Faye “Pete” Skipworth.

She is survived by her three daughters Donna Jo Mills and fiance Charles Ramey; Deanna Lynne Wilder and husband Kevin; Christy Leigh Capps and husband Steve; brother, Charles Bowman and wife Teresa, and special sister-in-law Carol Lundy; five grandchildren: Nicholas Smith and wife Ashley; Rachel Ellis, Amanda Ellis, Baileigh Capps, Addison Capps and great-grandchild Blakely Ellis. In addition to other family and friends.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 12 noon until 3:00pm at Green Hills Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 3:00pm in the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Murphy Buell officiating. Music will be provided by the Hensleys Chapel church choir. Burial will follow in Green Hills Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Green Hills Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

KIMBERLY SHILTS

Kimberly Collette Shilts, 50 of Middlesboro, Kentucky passed away Thursday, January 12, 2017.

She was born March 26, 1966 in Shelby County Ohio, the daughter of the late Danny Keith Shilts and Linda Overton Guy who survives.

In addition to her mother she is survived by her sister Tracie Brigham and brother Steve Vance Kimsey.

At her request Kimberly was cremated by the Green Hills Funeral Home. All services will be private.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements. www.greenhills-funeralhome.com

BRUCE GOODIN

 Bruce Goodin 62, Webster FL, passed away Monady, January 9, 2017. Bruce was a man who had profound love for his children, grandchildren, and God’s great land. He set the standard for what being a good man means. He provided for his children and grandchildren till the day he left us. He was the great protector and provider to all; kin or not.

Next to his family, being out in nature was his greatest passion. Sewing the land of his farm and hunting brought him great joy and peace. Bruce worked as the VP of McEnany Roofing Co. for the last 25 years. He was born in Pineville, Kentucky in 1955. He made a few trips a year back to KY to enjoy time with his family; taking hunting trips with his brothers and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents Maggie and Leslie Goodin, sister Mary George Brooks, nephew Ricky Goodin, great niece Brittany, daughter Paula and granddaughter Annabel Hamilton, nephews: John Goodin and Dale Goodin, Jr.

He leaves an amazing tribe of loved ones behind that will forever be changed by his love and kindness. His children Kelli Goodin, Kala Hamilton, Cody Goodin, Tiffany Gant, and Brandy Goodin. His grandchildren Canyon Goodin, Indigo Goodin, Dakota Hamilton, Alexander Hamilton, Willow Hamilton, Carter Hamilton, Victor Hamilton, Aiden Goodin, Kayden Goodin, Colby Gant, Cheyenne Gant, Cash Gant, Jonah Fink, and Ben Wallace. His siblings Jeanette Allen, Leslie Goodin Jr, Dale Goodin, Jack Goodin. Fiancé Claudia Patricia Rubiano.

We will be welcoming guests to celebrate his life with us at Trinity Memorial Gardens, Trinity FL on Friday January 13, 2017. Visitation will be from 1-3pm and service will be at 3pm.

He will be buried back home in the mountains of Kentucky. A graveside service will be held at 12:00 noon on Monday January 16th at Green Hills Memorial Gardens in Middlesboro, KY.

Pallbearers will be nephews and great nephews.

Donations in Bruce’s name can be made to The Inspire Foundation. This is a wonderful foundation that brings and teaches music to children with special needs. He was very grateful for what the Inspire Foundation did for his grandson Canyon. Children with Autism and special needs were very close to his heart. You can make your donations at theinspirefoundationfl.org.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of arrangements.

JESSI KATHLEEN GOINS

Jessi Kathleen Goins, age 28, of Middlesboro, Kentucky passed away Saturday, December 31st 2016.

She was born in Baltimore, Maryland to Karen Hanna and the late Michael Goins.

She is preceded in death by her father Michael Goins, uncle Jimmie Jones, grandparents James and Betty Goins, and Jimmie Lebron Jones.

She is survived by her children Leland Green, and Amaya Green, sisters and brothers Carrie Hanna, Michael Jason Goins, Jami Michelle Goins, and James Justin Goins.

And a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

All Services will be private.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.

MILLARD ARTHUR “ARTIE” RAMSEY, Jr.

Millard Arthur “Artie” Ramsey, Jr., age 61 of Tazewell, TN went to be with the Lord January 1, 2017. He was born July 29, 1955 the son of the late Millard Arthur Ramsey and Frances Cook Ramsey. He was a member of Little Valley Baptist Church.

Artie was preceded in death by his parents and one granddaughter Caroline.

He is survived by his loving wife Charlotte Ramsey, one son Millard Arthur Ramsey III and wife Nicole, sisters: Shirley Cupp and husband Jimmy, Mildred Moyers and husband Kimbel, Gail Abbott and husband Bud, Barbara Hatfield and husband John, and Nancy Ramsey. Brothers: Bruce Ramsey and wife Debbie, and Jeff Ramsey. He also leaves behind two precious grandchildren: Addalee and Abigail Ramsey in addition to a host of other family and friends.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 3, 2017 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at Green Hills Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 1:00pm at Little Valley Baptist Church in Tazewell, TN with Andrew Hatfield officiating. Music will be provided by the Ramsey family. Burial will follow in the Ramsey Family Cemetery.

Green Hills Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

LUTHER G. PARTIN

Luther G. Partin, 88, of Middlesboro, KY passed away December 11, 2016 at the Middlesboro A.R.H.

He was born May 16,1928 in Clear Creek, Kentucky, the son of the late John and Verna Fuson Partin. Luther was a United States Marine and World War II veteran. He was a retired Forest Warden with the Kentucky Department of Forestry and a member of the Binghamtown Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents Luther was preceded in death by his wife Mary Magdalene Helton Partin and a daughter Joni Elliott.

He is survived by the following member of his family, son Sam Partin and wife Brenda, daughters Margaret Partin and Nancy Evans and husband Carson, 12 Grandchildren and 11 Great-Grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel, with Dr. William Boyd Bingham presiding.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 14,2016 at the Green Hills Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 13, at the Green Hills Funeral Home.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements. www.greenhills-funeralhome.com

THOMAS NELSON EPPERSON, Jr.

Thomas Nelson Epperson Jr. age 95 of Middlesboro, Kentucky passed away December 5, 2016 at the Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee.

He was born October 28, 1921 in Flat Lick, Kentucky the son of the late Thomas Nelson Epperson Sr. and Martha Mills.

He was a World War II Veteran and recipient of a Purple Heart. He was the owner/operator of Tom Epp Chevrolet for over 50 years.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother Benjamin Epperson and his sister Bernice Lake.

He is survived by the following members of his family, wife Jackie Maxine Epperson, sons Thomas Nelson Epperson III and wife Lisa, Emerson Dale Epperson, John Todd Epperson, daughter Tonya Greene and husband Frank, Grandchildren Alaine (Jerry) Baber, Chris (Seretta) Epperson, Thomas (Madison) Epperson IV, Macy Epperson, Alex Epperson, John Todd Epperson II, Benjamin Whitt Epperson, Ellie Epperson, great-grandchildren Lillie Iris Epperson. And a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 10, 2016 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. William Boyd Bingham officiating.

Interment will follow in the Green Hills Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 10, 2016 at the Green Hills Funeral Home.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.

VICKIE SUE SHELL PERKINS

img_2089Vickie Sue Shell Perkins, 58, of Evarts, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at the Johnson City Medical Center, Johnson City, Tennessee.

She was born February 8th, 1958 in Pineville, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Wilford and Thelma Shell. She was the most devoted and #1 Kentucky Wildcats fan.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving daughter Christy Ann Shell Adkins, in-laws Willard and Sarah Perkins, and special sister-in-law Pam Howard.

She is survived by her special brother Roger Shell, special sister Brenda Shell, daughter Amanda Perkins, son Tommy Perkins, son-in-law David Adkins, grandchildren Ethan Adkins, and Spencer Adkins, special nieces Henrietta (Dewayne) Morgan and children, Tammy (Marlon) Huff and children, sister Debra Shell, sister and brother-in-law Faye and Ron Daughtery, sister and brother-in-law Glenn and Lee Graefe, nephews Matt Martin and Jacob Graefe and one special great nephew Coben Robinson.

And a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Theo Messer presiding.

Graveside services will follow in the Middlesboro Cemetery, Middlesboro, Kentucky.

Family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 at the Green Hills Funeral Home.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, Kentucky, is in charge of all arrangements.