The funeral is scheduled Thursday for the 8-year-old killed in Breckinridge County by a passing motorist as he retrieved the family’s mail.

James Keith “Jack” Voyles Jr. of McDaniels died Saturday — 10 days after his eighth birthday. He was the second of four children and the only son of Keith and Candance Voyles. He was struck by a car while going to the mailbox and died in front of his home on Ky. 259.

His funeral is at 4 p.m. CDT Thursday at Pleasant View Baptist Church in McQuady with burial in the church cemetery.

Bradley Mattingly, 35, of Leitchfield was arrested by Kentucky State Police and is being held in the Breckinridge County Detention Center on charges of reckless homicide and leaving the scene of an accident.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.
Terms of Use. The complete terms of use policy can be found at the bottom of this page.