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Remembering Jimmy Reliford: The game of checkers was a passion

2013-08-13 - Sparksville, KY - Photo from the collection of Donita Loy Hortillosa. The caption with this photo, posted 2010-06-20, Read:Sparksville, District 4, Adair Co., KYThis photo is from the sister paper of The Daily Statesman, the weekly Adair County News and documents a rare moment when someone - this time James "Yank" Loy - got ahead of Jimmy Reliford in a checker game. Donita Loy Hortillosa, Yank Loy's daughter. Jimmy Reliford's death this week has been bringing back memories of his many interests. Checkers was a passion. To read the story which accompanied this photo, click to Fathers Day memories of Yank Loy, Sparksville, KY. Jimmy Reliford died at 62, Saturday, August 10, 2013, at his home in Columbia. Obituary details are at :Jimmy Reliford, Adair County, KY (1950-2013)
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