Commonwealth Journal

Obituaries

January 11, 2014

Obituaries for Sunday, Jan. 12, 1969

Somerset — Bentley Bullock

Bentley Jearl Bullock, 66, of Eubank, Ky., passed away Friday, January 10, 2014.

Arrangements are pending and will be announced later by Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.

Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Betty Godby

Betty Joan Messamore Godby, 75, of Somerset, Ky., passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2014, in the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

She was born on April 13, 1938 in the Hickory Nut Community, to the late Font and Lola Carter.  She was a former seamstress at The Palm Beach Company of Somerset and a self-employed furniture refinisher.  Betty was a member of the First Baptist Church of Somerset.

Along with her parents, Betty is preceded in death by two husbands, Earl Messamore and Don Godby; her brothers, Ralph and Elza; sisters, Doris, Regina and Darlene; and twin grandsons Stephen and Matthew.

She is survived by her brother, John Carter; her sister, Nancy Carter; sons Max, Barry, and Marty (and Diane) Messamore; her daughter, Sue Messamore; two step-sons; one step-daughter; three grandsons; two granddaughters; 12 step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren (and one on the way); and six step-great-grandchildren.

Visitation for Betty will be held on Sunday, January 12, 2014, at 5 p.m. for family and friends at 6 p.m. at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Dallas Sears officiating.

 Interment will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Betty Messamore Godby.

You may view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website: www.lakecumberlandfuneralhome.com.

Jesse Jacobs

Jesse Jacobs, 85, of Waynesburg, Ky., passed away Saturday, January 11, 2014.

Arrangements are pending and will be announced later by Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.

Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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