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Obituary: Betty Bryant, 93, Russell Springs, KY

She was the matriarch of a large, respected family. She leaves 68 direct living descendants. She was a member of the Freedom Church of God in Adair County and will be buried at the Freedom Cemetery.

Betty Bryant, age 93, years of Russell Springs, KY, passed away Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 8:25amCT at Grandview Nursing and Rehab Facility in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral service, Monday, November 15, 2010 at 10amCT at 3trees Church, 3515 W. Highway 80, Russell Springs, KY with Eric Gilbert and Bro. Carlie Riggs the officiating clergy. Interment will be in Freedom Cemetery. Visitation after 4:30pmCT, Saturday, November 13, and after 8amCT Sunday until 2pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, and after 4pmCT, Sunday, November 14, 2010, and after 8amCT on Monday, November 15, 2010, at the Church.

Betty Bryant, Russell Springs, KY (1917-2010)

She was born on Tuesday, January 2, 1917. She was the daughter of the late Lemuel Jackson and Emily Powell Roy. She died Thursday, November 11, 2010, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 93 years, 10 months, and 9 days.

She was preceded in death by her husband Everett Bryant on February 3, 1997

Survived by the following:
  • Six daughters: Geneva Lee of Columbia, KY, Treva Richards of Columbia, KY; Myrtie Burton and husband Roger of Russell Springs, KY, Sue Luttrell and husband Bill of Dunnville, KY, Lois Roy and husband Dale of Russell Springs, KY and Sharon Gilbert and husband Donnie of Jamestown, KY

  • Eighteen grandchildren

  • Thirty seven great grandchilden

  • Seven great great grandchildren

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
She was a member of Freedom Church of God and attended 3trees Church in Russell Springs, KY and was a homemakerPreceded in death by the following two sons, Lemuel Bryant and Jackie Bryant; Two son in laws, Bob Richards and Herman Lee; one great grandson, David Roy, and one sister, Mattie Roy.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements

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