Billy Joe Stratton, age 61, of Ivel, husband of Patricia "Pat" Caudill Stratton, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, in the St. Joseph Hospital, in Martin.
Mr. Stratton was born January 3, 1953 in Pikeville, a son of James "Red" Stratton and the late Carlean Hensley Stratton.
In addition to his wife and father he is survived by a son, Bryan (Stephanie) Stratton, of Allen; a daughter, Kimberly Jo (Nikko) Dutton, of Estill Springs, Tenn.; a brother, Johnnie Stratton, of East Point; a sister, Linda Lou Davis, of East Point; three grandchildren, Chayce Ladd, Brittany Hammond and Christopher Hammond; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmie Stratton, and a sister, Janet Stratton Honeycutt.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 19, in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Dennis Love officiating. Burial will follow in Gethsemane Gardens, in Prestonsburg.