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Betty Lee Forbes

September 3, 1935 — November 2, 2016

Betty Lee Jewell Forbes, 81 of Hardyville, passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at her home. She was the daughter of the late Ezra and Tee Riordan Jewell. Her husband, Lindbergh Forbes, preceded her in death December 8, 1992. She was a member of Monroe Baptist Church, a member of Munfordville Order of The Eastern Star #322, a retired farmer and bookkeeper for Forbes Construction.

She is survived by one daughter, Lindy Forbes and a special friend, Perry Hoagland, of Campbellsville, KY. Four cousins, Tom Jewell of Louisville, KY, Ruby Susan Thompson of Glasgow, KY, Ada Frances "Frankie" Twyman of Canmer, KY, and Remona Gilbert of Clarksville, IN. Special lifetime friends include, Carolyn House, James, Dyrena, Jason and Todd White. She is also survived by a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial to follow in Houk Cemetery. There will be an Eastern Star Service at 2:30 p.m. before the funeral service.

Visitation will be at Winn Funeral Home Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service.

Expressions of Sympathy shall take the form of contributions to Campbellsville University/ Forbes Scholarship Fund


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Service Schedule

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Saturday, November 5, 2016

10:30am - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Winn Funeral Home Chapel

210 Maple Ave, Horse Cave, KY 42749

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Funeral Service

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Starts at 3:00 pm (Central time)

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