Jodie Lunsford 1962-2006 MOREHEAD - Jodie Lunsford, age 43, of Mocabee Creek Road, Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2006, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia. Born October 30, 1962, in Olive Hill, Kentucky, he is the son of James William Lunsford of Soldier, Kentucky, and the late Connie Lemaster Lunsford. Besides his mother, he was preceded in death by one son, Jody Lee Lunsford, and his fiancée, Oleta Marie Johnson Whisman. In addition to his father, Jodie is survived by one son—Cody West, of Olive Hill; one stepson—Michael David Skaggs of Olive Hill; two brothers—Billy Lunsford and his wife Joy of Soldier, and Jimmy Lunsford of Olive Hill; two sisters—Barbara Lunsford and Penny Lunsford, both of Olive Hill; one special nephew—Chad Jaynes of Olive Hill; and a special member of the family—Darren Caudill of Olive Hill. Jodie was an employee of Quality Dry Wall in Olive Hill and a member of the Soldier Wesleyan Church. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 18, 2006, at the Soldier Wesleyan Church with the Rev. Kenny Hamilton officiating; burial will follow in the Lunsford Cemetery on Mocabee Creek Road. Pallbearers will be Chad Jaynes, Billy Lunsford, Larry Blankenbeckler, Frankie Lemaster, Brian Fraley, and Darren Caudill. Visitation is after 4 p.m. Tuesday, October 17, 2006, at Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals.
Submitted by: Linda Cheeks Pittano