Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Bethel Tarter, 77, Russell County, KY (1939-2016)

She was a member of Coffey's Chapel United Methodist Church. She was the daughter of the late Arnold & Lorcie Wilson Roy. She leaves two direct living descendants.
Click on headline for complete obituary

Bethel Tarter, 77, of Russell Springs, died Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at the Somerwoods Nursing & Rehab Center in Somerset, KY.

Funeral service for Bethel Tarter will be 2pmCT, Friday, September 16, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with Michael Scales officiating. Visitation after 1pmCT, Friday. Interment will be in the Coffey's Chapel Cemetery.

Bethel Tarter, 77, Russell County, KY (1939-2016)

She was born March 13, 1939 in Russell County to the late Arnold & Lorcie Wilson Roy. She died Wednesday, September 14, 2016, in Somerset, Pulaski County, KY, at the age of 77 years, six months, and one day.

She was a member of Coffey's Chapel United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Arlis Roy, Carlie Roy and a sister, Nelphia Scales.

  • Son: Forrest Wayne Tarter, Russell Springs, KY

  • Grandson: Hunter Tarter, Ypsilanti, MI

  • Brother: Arlie (Myrna) Roy, Russell Springs, KY
Send condolences to the family of Bethel Tarter

Bernard Funeral Home< 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2016-09-15 09:59:48
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.