Ross T. Damron, 85 and Dixie Damron, 81 of Elkhorn City, KY passed away Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at their residence. Ross was born September 21, 1930 at Draffin, KY to the late Joel Damron & Alta Potter Damron. Dixie was born April 17, 1934 at Wolfpit, KY to the late Elmer Coleman and Hastie Coleman Coleman. Ross and Dixie are survived by three sons, Lanny Ross Damron, Larry Dale Damron & Joel Dean Damron and two daughters, Lynnetta Lee Turner & Loretta Jo Holbrook, nine grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren & five great great-grandchildren. Ross is also survived by one brother, Kenneth Damron. Dixie is survived by three brothers, Granville, Grady & Goble and eight sisters, Carol, Freda, Bonnie, Beatrice, Burma, Rachel, Berdie & Brenda. Memorial services will conducted Saturday, January 30 & Sunday, January 31, 2016 from 6-8PM at the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel. A final service will be conducted February 21, 2016 at 11AM from the Blessed Hope Church. In lieu of flowers the family asks that all family and friends do a “Quick 55”. Take 5 minutes and check your smoke detectors and take $5.00 and buy a new detector and install it in the sleeping room of a loved one.
The children of Ross & Dixie know they are in Heaven but they want to help provide closure for family and friends by having you share a letter of a personal memory that you have of Ross & Dixie. These letters will be placed with Ross & Dixie before their final interment. If you wish to leave a final memory, please leave your letters at Bailey Funeral Home before 3PM Saturday, February 20, 2016.