June 4, 2013

Betty Marie Combs

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Betty Marie Helton Combs, 71, East Bernstadt, Ky.,  passed away Friday, May 24, 2013, at Doctors Hospital West, Columbus, Ohio.

Born July 10, 1941 in Laurel County, Ky., she was the daughter of James and Dorothy Bledsoe Helton who preceded her in death.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Combs; and a brother, Vernon Helton.

She was a retired restaurant worker and caregiver, and a member of the Laurel Chapel Baptist Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Missy Smallwood and husband, Roy of East Bernstadt; four brothers, Ivan Helton, Leslie Helton, Howard Helton and James Helton Jr., all of East Bernstadt; six sisters, Deloris Parker of Columbus, Ohio, Millie Mae Mink, Bernice Eversole and Sue Eversole, both of East Bernstadt, Letha Eversole and Alice Faye Sizemore, both of London; plus a host of other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.

Funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 30 in the chapel of Bowling Funeral Home with Randall Eversole and Ronnie Eversole officiating.

Burial followed in Delph Cemetery, East Bernstadt.


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