Curtis Hamilton Testerman, 88 of Prestonsburg, Kentucky formerly of Inez, Kentucky passed away at his home on Sunday, September 15th, 2013. He was born on June 3rd, 1925 in Martin County, Kentucky to the late John C. Testeman Sr. and Wilda Crum Testerman. Curtis was a 32nd degree Mason at the Marion Hale Lodge. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by two brothers, James and Clyde Testerman and one sister, Lillie Belle Horn.
Curtis, is survived by his wife Jean Testerman, two brothers, Raymond Testerman of Columbus, Ohio and John C. Testerman Jr. of Inez, Kentucky, two sisters, Delcie Fitch and Dorothy Sammons both of Inez, Kentucky and a host of nieces and nephews. He is also survived by special friends, Tim Sheppard Jr., Tim Sr. and Connie Sheppard, Joellen Marcum, Charlie Thompson and Jason and Patricia Smith.
Visitation will be held at the Richmond-Callaham Funeral Home in Inez on Monday, September 16th from 6:00-9:00pm. Funeral services will also be a the funeral home on Tuesday, September 17th at 11:00am with Johnny Sammons officiating. Burial will follow at the Sammons Cemetery on Elk Creek in Beauty, Kentucky. In lieu of flowers the family asked that a donation be made to the St. Jude Children Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Richmond-Callaham Funeral Home in Inez, Kentucky.