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Beulah Netherland, 99, Campbellsville, KY (1922-2021)

Beulah Netherland of Campbellsville passed away on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 in Elizabethtown. She was 99 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmET on Monday, January 3, 2022, at Good Hope Baptist Church, 8320 Saloma Rd., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Rev. Gerald Murphy, Rev. J. Alvin Hardy and Rev. Mitch Ash. Burial will follow in Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 10amET until 2pmET on Monday, January 3, 2022 at Good Hope Baptist Church.

Beulah Netherland of Campbellsville, daughter of the late William Rodman Mardis and Martie Moss Mardis, was born August 7, 1922 in Taylor County, Kentucky.

She professed faith in Christ and was a stalwart of Good Hope Baptist Church where she was both the oldest and longest serving member of Good Hope Baptist Church. Over the years, Beulah served as Sunday School teacher, W.M.U. Director, Vacation Bible School worker and she and her family were the caretakers of the church.

She loved serving large, home-cooked meals to her family when they gathered for special occasions. She also enjoyed working in flowers and talking to friends. She united in marriage to James S. Netherland November 14, 1942 and he preceded her in death March 29, 2016.

Beulah is survived by one daughter and three sons: Janet Rafferty of Campbellsville, Jim Netherland and wife, Cindy of Columbia, Tennessee, Joey Netherland and wife, Maria of Newton, North Carolina and Jerry Netherland and wife, Jan of Leitchfield; ten grandchildren: James Netherland and wife, Maureen of Clarkston, Michigan, Donna Bownds and husband, Brian of Belton, Texas, Capt. Stephen Netherland and wife, Gerrylynn of Seoul Korea, Jon Rafferty and wife, Carrie of Anderson, South Carolina, Nicholas Rafferty of Richmond, Virginia, Matthew Netherland and wife, Lindsey of Campbellsville, Patrick Netherland of Hickory, North Carolina, Luke Hatfield and wife, Jenny of Leitchfield, Jordan Netherland and wife, Katie of Jackson, Missouri and Chelsi Allison and husband, Luke of Louisville; twenty-three great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren and many cousins, other relatives and friends.

Beulah was also preceded in death by a great-grandchild, Chelsea Bownds May 27, 2013.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Beulah Netherland, 99, Campbellsville, KY (1922-2021)

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