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Fred Hobson

1940 -- 2018


Fred Hobson, 77, of Lawrence County, KY died January 13, 2018.

He was born February 8, 1940 in Fulton, Ohio to the late A.J. and Eula (Peterman) Hobson. Fred was also preceded in death by his brother Truman Hobson.

Fred is survived by his wife Connie Hobson of Lawrence County, KY; three sons Fred Hobson of Greenup, KY, David Hobson of Palm Springs, CA, and Kenneth Hobson of Lawrence County, KY; daughter Georgetta Stone of Greenup, KY; two stepsons Allen Atwell of Galion, OH and Michael Atwell of Nashville, TN; brothers James Hobson of Greenup, KY, and Gary Hobson of Wheelersburg, OH; sister Janet Bailey of South Shore, KY; three half sisters Mary Elkins Kain of South Shore, KY, Becky Lawson of South Shore, KY and Jennie Sublett of Greenup, KY; 7 grandchildren including 2 very special Lindsay Grace Hobson and Landon Kenneth Hobson, and 9 great grandchildren.

Fred was a General Contractor. In addition he was an U.S. Air Force Veteran, a member of the DAV, and a member of the Church of God.

Funeral Services for Fred Hobson will be conducted Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the Young Funeral Home Chapel with Paul Stepp officiating. Burial with Military Honors will be follow in Golden Oaks Cemetery, Ashland, KY.

Visitation will be Monday, January 15, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Young Funeral Home Chapel.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at Young Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Mr. Hobson.



Ms. Geraldine Bradford

1945 -- 2018


Ms. Geraldine Bradford, 72, of San Antonio, TX, formerly of Louisa, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 9, 2018.

Ms. Bradford was born December 13, 1945 in Louisa to the late Jarrell and Magdeline Ball. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband David Bradford.

Survivors include her sons Greg Bradford (Melissa) and Steven Bradford (Emily) and 4 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 2:30 PM at Young Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2:00 PM until time of service.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Young Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Ms. Bradford.


Hallie Jane O’Daniel


Hallie Jane O’Daniel passed away peacefully in her sleep at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, KY surrounded by her children.

She was born at Twin Branch in Lawrence County, KY to Dewey Lee and Iona (Spillman) Diamond. She retired as a licensed practical nurse from King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, KY and had previously been employed at JJ Jordan Geriatric Center in Louisa.

She was married to John T. O’Daniel Sr. from October 14, 1961 until his passing on March 26, 2006.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers Junior, Bascomb, Lewis, Paul Ray, Amon, Felix and Dewey Lee Jr.; granddaughter Paige Elaine Kirk; and, daughter-in-law Melissa O’Daniel.

She is survived by her children: Linda (Randall) Clark, Geneva (Tim) Childers, and Todd O’Daniel, all of Louisa and John (Susie) O’Daniel of Tennyson, IN; grandchildren: Jamie O’Daniel of Evansville, IN, Wayne (Karin) Kirk of Louisa, Casey (Kenny) Henson of Georgetown, KY, Tyler (Senora) Childers of Irvine, KY, Megan Childers of Lexington, KY, and Jason O’Daniel of Louisa; and great great grandchildren Kallie Clark and Nikole and Maci Buckler of Louisa. She is also survived by brothers Dennis, Ernest and Charlie, all of Ohio.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, January 15, 2018 at 1pm at Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Mike Cox officiating. Burial will follow in the O’Daniel Cemetery on Meades Branch.

Friends may visit the family on Sunday, January 14, 2018 from 5-9pm at Wilson Funeral Home.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.