Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Tim Bostic, former coach and mayor, dies

Tim Bostic, a community leader who was well-known in Magoffin County and Pike County, died Sunday after suffering a heart attack. He was 69.

Bostic was from the Belfry community of Pike County but spent much of his life in Salyersville, serving two terms as mayor and running the town's newspaper, the Salyersville Independent.

Bostic is survived by his wife, Carol, nine children and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Magoffin County Funeral Home is handling the arrangements, which are incomplete at this time.