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Mrs. Bettye Jean Roach
Born: 1927-03-19
Died: 2003-09-03
Visitation: From 9 to 11AM Friday Sept. 5, 2003 at the Cox Funeral Home Chapel
Funeral Service: Graveside Services 11AM Friday Sept. 5, 2003 at the Elmwood Cemetery in Mt. Vernon, Ky.
Interment: Elmwood Cemetery

Mrs. Bettye Jean Roach age 76, of Mt. Vernon died Wednesday September 3, 2003 at the Rockcastle Health & Rehabilitation Center in Brodhead. She was born on March 19, 1927 in Mt. Vernon the daughter of the late Floyd and Daisy Fish Miller. She was retired from both Jefferson and Rockcastle County School Systems, was a retired social worker for the Dept. for Social Services in Rockcastle County, she enjoyed crafts, and was a member of the First Christian Church.


Survivors are: one sister; Mrs. Julia Taylor of Mt. Vernon. Several Nieces & Nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by her husband; Judge Roach, and by one sister; Suella Miller.



Melvin “Snookie” Taylor Sr., Harry Harmon, Jason Scoggin, Dale Scoggin, Trent Clark, and Tuck Baker.


Memorial Contributions are suggested to:

First Christian Church “Willing Workers”

P.O. Box 1305

Mt. Vernon, Ky. 40456