Ervin Wolford, 82 of Phelps, Ky. transitioned to his heavenly home March 29, 2022. He was born May 17, 1939, to the late Billy and Elizabeth “Bessie” Hurley Wolford. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his siblings, Mack, Melvin, Nicholas “Nick”, Lassie “Norma” and Larry Gene Wolford.
Ervin loved to play music and minister the word of God. He was a member of Freeburn Pentecostal Church of God and a retired coal miner. He had a friendly smile and was always willing to lend a helping hand. Ervin loved his family and friends wholeheartedly. He loved watching tv, especially his westerns.
Those left to mourn Ervin’s passing, his wife Emma Jean Wolford of Phelps, Ky. His son, Patrick Wolford, also of Phelps. One brother, Tracy Wolford. Three sisters, Irene Smith, Reba McClean, and Helen Matchack. A host of nieces and nephews and extended friends and family will miss him greatly. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Good Shepherd Health and Rehabilitation Center.
The family will begin receiving friends at 12:00 noon April 2, 2022, at the Jones & West Funeral Home in Phelps, Ky. Funeral Services will begin at 1:00 P.M. with Arnold Dotson and Charles Casey officiating. Cremation is set to take place after the service. Arrangements are under the direction of Jones & West Funeral Home. Our guestbook may be signed at www.joneswestfh.com
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