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Betty Corine Bean, 88, Columbia, KY (1934-2022)

Betty Corine (McKinney) Bean of Columbia died on Monday, August 29, 2022 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. She was 88 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 11amCT on Thursday, September 1, 2022, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with Bro. Pat Smith officiating. Burial will follow in the Fudge Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Wednesday from 4pmCT until 8pmCT, and will continue on Thursday morning until time for the service at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Mrs. Bean was born on June 24, 1934 in Breeding, KY to the late Ray and Delpha Margaret Coomer McKinney.

She was a member of the Wells Chapel Baptist Church and attended Old Concord United Methodist Church. She enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include her husband of 37 years Wilma Davis Bean of Columbia, KY; two children Randolph Lewis (Ruth Ann) and Vonda Cowan McQueary both of Columbia, KY; two step-children Teresa Wilson (Tim) of Hobart, IN and David Bean (Leanna) of Joliet, IL; grandchildren Nicholas Lewis, Jennifer Lewis and Leanna Franklin (Josh); step-grandchildren Ashley Prokopec, Jessica Wilson, Katelyn Wilson, Brandon Bean and Allison VanKley; great-grandchildren Tanner Lewis, Tatum Lewis, Jayla Franklin and Jeren Franklin and three step great-grandchildren; three siblings J. D. McKinney (Genette) of Breeding, KY, Pat Phipps (Codell) and Phyllis Burris both of Columbia, KY and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two siblings Alfred McKinney and Ruby England.

Pallbearers will be Nicholas Lewis, Josh Franklin, David Bean, Tanner Lewis, Tim Burris and Roger McKinney.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Betty Bean, 88, Columbia, KY (1934-2022)

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