John D Amburgey
and Cora Mullins
John D Amburgey Redfox, KY b 10 Dec 1917 WV d 22 Feb 1985 Hazard Area Regional Hospital, Hazard, Perry Co KY; buried Greasy Graveyard, Eldred Vance Cemetery, Pinetop, KY; s/o Maryland Amburgey and Martha Jane Smith. He was a member of DAV and a Retired Army Veteran. John D Amburgey m. 1956 Letcher Co KY to Cora Mullins b 21 Feb 1931 d 26 Apr 1996 Mallie, Knott Co KY; d/o Herman Mullins and Callie Unknown. Children of John D Amburgey and Cora Mullins;
1. Alonzo Amburgey
2. Lawanna Jane Amburgey; m. Male Thornsberry.
3. Johnnie Dale Amburgey; (f) m. Male Wright.
4. Martha Lynn Amburgey.
5. Betty Lou Amburgey; m. Male Thornsberry.
6. Mona Wakesha Amburgey; m. Male Sammons.
Obituary: John D Amburgey
10 Dec 1917 - 22 Feb 1985
John D Amburgey, age 67, of Redfox, KY died at Hazard ARH Feb 22, 1985. He was born Dec 10, 1917, the son of Maryland Amburgey and Martha Smith. He was a member of the DAV and a Retired Army Veteran. He is survived by his wife, Cora; one son, Alonzo of Lexington; five daughters, Lawanna Jane Thornsberry of Redfox, Johnnie Dale Wright of Isom, Martha Lynn Amburgey of Washington, D. C., Betty Lou Thornsberry of Raven, Mona Wakesha Sammons of Jeremiah; one brother, Israel Amburgey of LaGrange; two sisters, Nettie Watts of Carr Creek, Pearl Eversole of Hindman; four grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Feb. 24 at 11 a.m. at Old Carr Regular Baptist church with Old Regular Baptist Minsters Arlie Combs, Orville Mullins, Claren Williams, Ronnie Combs, Alonzo Watts officiating. Burial followed in Greasy Graveyard, Eldred Vance Cemetery, Pinetop. Hindman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.