and Martha Jane Smith
Maryland Amburgey b 18 Dec 1880 d 26 Feb 1965 s/o
William "Greasy Bill" Amburgey
and Minerva Pratt. Maryland Amburgey m. 12 March 1906 to Martha Jane "Marthy"
Smith b 14 Aug 1890 d 12 April 1979 in Knott
Co., KY, d/o Hilliard Jackson Smith and Armelda "Melda" Combs.
Both are buried Greasy Burgey Cemetery, Pine Top, Knott Co KY. Children of Maryland Amburgey and
Martha Jane Smith;
Martha (Smith), ? ? and Maryland Amburgey
m. Virgie Eversole.
m. Alonzo Watts.
John D Amburgey
b 10 Dec 1917 d 22 Feb 1985 Hazard ARH Hazard, KY, buried Greasy
Graveyard, Eldred Vance Cemetery, Pinetop, KY,
Cora Mullins. Lived at Red Fox, KY.
Obit states John D Amburgey was a member of DAV and Retired Army Veteran; m.
Israel Amburgey; m. 15 Dec 1927 to (2) Edna Draughn d/o Joseph Draughn and
Malissa Ison. Israel Amburgey m. (1) (divorced) to Grace Ashley b about 1910 KY;
d/o Freeland Ashley and Manerva Unknown.
Obituary of John D Amburgey
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.