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Bertha Forrest, Taylor County, KY (1926 - 2014)

She was a native of Casey County, KY, and a resident of Taylor County, KY at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Silas Tedder and the late Nettie Hamm Tedder. She was the widow of Alfred P. Forrest. Their marriage had spanned over 53 years. She leaves nin 10 10 direct living descendants. She professed faith in Christ and was of the Church of God faith.
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Bertha Forrest, 88, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 8pmCT, Tuesday, March 18, 2014 in Greensburg, KY.

Funeral services will be at 10amCT/11amET, Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Bro. Wesley Paul and Bro. Dickie Rogers. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, West Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Friday, March 21, 2014 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Billie Benningfield, Jimmie Benningfield, Matthew Forrest, Ronald Forrest, Timmy Forrest, and Jason Sapp.

Bertha Forest, Taylor County, KY (1926 - 2014)

Bertha Forrest was the daughter of the late Silas Tedder and Nettie Hamm Tedder. She was born in Casey County, Kentucky, Friday, February 5, 1926. She died Tuesday, March 18, 2014 in Greensburg, Green County, KY, at the age of 88 years, 1 month, and 13 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was of the Church of God faith.

She united in marriage to Alfred P. Forrest March 19, 1948. He preceded her in death April 7, 2001.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and one daughter: Preston Forrest and wife, Linda; and Shirley Sapp and husband, Michael of Campbellsville, KY; and Lee Forrest of Orlando, Florida

  • Four grandchildren: Matthew Forrest and wife, Lindsay of Campbellsville, KY; Timmy Forrest and wife, Selina of Chicago, IL; Jason Sapp of Campbellsville, KY; and Dr. Christy Sapp and husband, Matthew Harpold of Edgewood, Kentucky

  • Three great-grandchildren: Gabriel Forrest, Aiden Forrest and Charlotte Harpold

  • Three sisters and three brothers: Nannie Knifley of Campbellsville, KY; Betty Jean Kilby and husband, Earl of Columbus, Indiana; Mary Ann Talbott of Madison, Indiana; Troy Tedder and wife, Beverly of Columbus, Indiana; Roy Tedder and wife, Laurene of Campbellsville, KY; and Jesse Tedder and wife, Janet of Columbus, Indiana

  • One brother-in-law, Herman Seaborne of Columbus, Indiana; special caregiver, Dean Hudgins of Greensburg; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was preceded in death by four sisters: Elma Rouse, Celestine Redmon, Dorothy Seaborne and Nora Jewell.

Send a condolence to the family of Bertha Forrest

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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