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Obituary: Bettie L. Holley, Columbus

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Bettie L Holley of Columbus, Indiana, passed away June 12, 2014, at her home.

The funeral will be Monday, June 16, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. at Edinburgh Separate Baptist Church, 1010 S. Main St. in Edinburgh, with Pastor Guy Hardin officiating. Calling will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, June 15, 2014, at the church, and one hour prior to the service Monday. Burial will be at Harmony Cemetery in Bartholomew County.

Bettie was a member of Shiloh Separate Baptist Church and was retired from Cosco (Dorel).

Born January 31, 1939, in Barren County Kentucky, she was the daughter of Joe E. and Knoxie Duncan Holley.

Bettie was a loving mom, grandma, aunt, and sister. She loved the Lord and enjoyed visits from her family and her roses, naming them after her children who got them for her.

Bettie is survived by her six children, sons Larry (Alice) Brown of Angier, North Carolina, Ricky (Teresa) Brown and Mike (Teresa) Brown of Columbus, and daughters Beverly (Joe) Bott of Columbus, Julie (Dennis) Huber of Seymour, and Cheyanne Cornett of Columbus; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; brothers, Bob (Jackie) Holley of Arizona, David Holley of Columbus, and Danny (Ena) Holley of Kentucky; and a sister, Helen Selig of Elizabethtown.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Mary Kathryn Holley; brothers, Frank and Jerry Holley; and a granddaughter, Mary Cornett.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.

Arrangements were entrusted to Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.

You are invited to view her video tribute after 3:00 p.m. Sunday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet.

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