Full Obituaries
R. E. Rogers Funeral Home
"Our family serving your family"

25062 Highway U.S. 119
Post Office Box 190
Belfry, Kentucky 41514
(606) 353-7212

Mark Pierce Hager, 43 of Huddy, Ky. went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at his home.

   He was born September 29, 1970 the son of the late Pierce and Nettie Fern Hager.

   He was an active member of the Jesus Way Church of Belfry, Ky. and a disabled coal miner.

   Survivors include three children, Dylon, Hope and Garrett Hager of Forest Hills, KY; brothers, Rocky Hager of
Clarksville, TN and Jesse Hager of Ransom, KY; sisters, Judy Scott of Sanford, NC, Tammy Curry of Wilmington, NC
and Phyllis Simpson of Belfry, KY and a host of other family and friends.  He will be sadly missed by all who knew and
loved him.

   Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the Jesus Way Church, Belfry, KY with Pastor Ravin
Fields officiating.  Burial will follow in the Willie Jake Hager Cemetery, Ransom, Ky.

   Visitation will be held Monday, April 21 after 6 PM at the Church with special services at 7 PM.


Shirley Ann Leedy, 78 of McAndrews, Ky. passed away Monday, April 21, 2014 at her home.

    She was born April 20, 1936 in Columbus, Ohio the daughter of the late Joseph Dwight and Martha West.  She was
also preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Leedy; two sons, Johnny Wayne and Danny Wayne Leedy and a sister,
Martha Matilda Foster.

    Shirley worked in retail at Cantees Department Store and several others during her life.  She was also of the Freewill
Baptist Faith.

    Survivors include four daughters, Pamela Leedy of Lenore, WV, Christina (Dwayne) Bailey of Kimper, KY, Beverly
(Greg) Farley of McAndrews, KY and Rhonda (Dale) Treen of Middleburg, FL; grandchildren, Christopher Bailey,
Morgan Brooks, Charlie Treen, Brittany Mattox, Whitney Farley, Kayla Treen and Kaycee Farley; six great grandchildren
and a host of other loving family and friends.

    Funeral services will be held Friday, April 25, 2014 at 2 PM in the R. E. Rogers Funeral Home Chapel with Freewill
Baptist Ministers officiating.  Burial will follow in the Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. with her grandsons
and son-in-laws serving as pallbearers.

    Visitation will be held from 6 - 9 PM Wednesday and Thursday at the Funeral Home with special services Thursday
night at 7 PM.


Earl M. Brown, 85 of South Williamson, Ky. a retired Norfolk & Southern employee passed away Saturday, April
19, 2014 at the Appalachian Regional Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit.  His family was at his side and his death came just
three weeks after the death of his beloved wife, Dorothy Clay Brown.

    He was born on September 4, 1928 to the late William and Alma Amburgey Brown of Williamson.  Aside from is
parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his brothers, former Williamson Mayor John H. Brown, Harold Brown and
R. C. Brown; one sister, Bernice Salyers and son, Ben Bernie Hubbard.

    He is survived by his children, John (Paula) Brown of Williamson, Karen Brown of Roanoke, VA, Susan Frederick of
Columbus, OH, Terri (Chris) Simpkins of Roanoke, VA, Cassie (Jeff) Smith of Elkhorn City, KY and Dona (Larry)
Sinigiani of San Francisco, CA; grandchildren, Bradley Bono, Marissa Bono, Ashley Brown, Kimberly Brown, John David
Frederick, Rachel Frederick, Abigail Simpkins, Meagan Hubbard, Gerald Hendrik and Alisha McGee; great
grandchildren, Emmeline Prima, Caleb Hosier, Trenton McGee and Dylan McGee; adopted daughter, Marina Loftis,
special friend, Dru Hunt and a host of family and friends who as Earl would say, that he loved in the highest tone.

    A veteran of the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War, he was a radio technician on aircraft serving from 1950-1954
interrupting his tenure with the railroad.  He was employed with the Norfolk & Southern Railway for 46 years having
retired in 1987.  He also worked and retired from the City of Williamson Water Treatment Plant.

    Per his wishes, Earl will be cremated and his cremains and those of his wife, Dorothy, will be buried together at the
Mountain View Memory Gardens Cemetery at Huddy, Ky. at a later date.  A Memorial Service will be held at that time.

    In lieu of flowers, memorial contribution may be made to St. Jude's Children Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000,
Department 142, Memphis, TN 38148.


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