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
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Clifton (Duke) Rife, 73 of Brockport, NY formerly of Pike County, KY died Sunday, January 26, 2014 at Park
Ridge Hospital in Rochester, NY.


    He was born August 22, 1940 in Pike County, Ky. he was the son of the late Burgess (Dock) and Leslie Rife.


    He was also preceded in death by his two sons, Leondis and Clifton Rife II and one brother, Troy T. Rife.


    He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Billie Hensley Rife; his beloved grandchildren, Michael, Brittney and
Clifton Rife II; two great grandchildren, Austin and Hunter; two daughter-in-laws, Lori and Kristine; fourteen brothers and
sisters, Mrs. Trenna Dyer, Jackie Rife and Elmer Rife all of Garden City, MI, Mrs. Jeanell Sinks of Livonia, MI, Ms.
Gaynell Rife of Atlanta, GA, Ms. Shirley Rife of Redford, MI, Mrs. Glemal DeMink of Plymouth, MI, Larry and Ermal
Rife both of Zebulon, KY, Burgess Dock Jr., Billie Ray, Ethel G., Carolyn Sue and Mrs. Marilyn Dotty all reside locally;
several brother and sister-in-laws, host of nieces, nephews and many dear friends.


    Friends may call Friday, April 18 from 12 - 2 PM at R. E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky. with Rev. Robie
Kendrick officiating.  Burial will follow at Lowe's Cemetery, Rt. 1, Pikeville, KY (lower Johns Creek).


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Ted Francis, 71 of McAndrews, Ky. went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Pikeville Medical
Center.


    Ted was born on April 10, 1943 at Varney, Ky. the son of the late Jessie and Ola Dotson Francis and one brother,
Roy Francis.


    Survivors include his wife, Elsie Ann (Deskins) Francis of McAndrews, Ky; two children, a son, Anthony (Leigh Ann)
Francis of Chattaroy, WV and Meletta (J.B.) Dotson of Ransom, KY; two grandchildren he loved dearly, Garett
(M'Kayla) Francis of Chattaroy, WV and Kerrigan Grace Dotson of Ransom, KY; one brother, Quincy (Josephine)
Francis of Elizabethtown, KY; two sisters, Nell (Paris) Canada of Brushy, KY and Garlene (Clyde) Workman of Pikeville,
KY and a host of other family and friends.


    Visitation will be held Thursday and Friday night from 6 - 9 PM at R. E. Rogers Funeral Home.  


    Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Saturday, April 19, 2014 at R. E. Rogers Funeral Home Chapel with Freddie
Lewis officiating.  Burial will follow at Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky. with his family and friends serving as
pallbearers.


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