George Henderson Standifur

George Henderson Standifur, 65 of Island Creek passed away at the Pikeville Medical Center on Wednesday. George is the son of Richard Daniel Standifur and Dorothy Webb Standifur Huffman who have preceded him in death. He was a coal miner for Teko Coal before retiring. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife; Janie Lynn Newcomb Standifur, a son; Monroe O’Neil, daughter; Georgina Standifur and a step son;Josh Johnson, brothers; Roy, Dan, and sister; Della Standifur. He is survived by his son; George Jr. of Island Creek, daughter; Tommie (Chris) Brooks of Tennessee, step son; Jason of Virgie, step-daughter; Ashley(Jeremy) Miller of Ky.,, brothers; Don Edward of Bowling Fork, Floyd Michael of Elkhorn City, Jerome Daryl of Pikeville and James of Allegheny, grandchildren; Isaiah Tyler and Gary Dwayne Lowe, Matthew Justice, Rhett and Autumn Miller, Jace and Joshua Johnson and Jaylyn Hamilton. Graveside service will be at the Childers Cemetery at Ashcamp, Ky. on Saturday at 1:00 with Richard Gibson officiating.


  1. Vonda Chancey says

    I am sorry sorry to hear about George passing. We had been friends since the seventh grade. He was always funny and told me he loved me every time he would leave the Post Office. He is no doubt making everyone laugh in Heaven today.

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