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October 15, 2013

Betty Jean Snelling, 70; Charlestown

— Funeral services for Betty Jean Snelling, 70, Charlestown, will be at 1 p.m. today, Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Grayson Funeral Home, Charlestown, with burial in Mt. Moriah Cemetery. She died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at St. Catherine Regional Hospital, Charlestown.

She was born Feb.. 23, 1943 in Red Fox, Ky., the daughter of Bobbie and Dora Gibson. She retired from Res-Care in Jeffersonville and enjoyed playing euchre and bingo.

Survivors include her daughters, Amy Peebles and Candice Snelling, both of Charlestown; son, Tom Snelling Jr., Charlestown; sisters, Velma Gibson, Otisco, Ollie Miller, Sellersburg and Vernell Mullins, Whitesburg, Ky.; brother, Virgil Gibson, Otisco, IN; grandchildren, Kayla, SuVanna, Sadie, Sineka, Shay, Sebastion, Siena, Shyanna, Wyatt and Taylor; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Tom Snelling Sr., sister, Virginia Amburgy, and son-in-law, Gary “Bub” Peebles Jr.

 Visitation will from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday, and after 9 a.m. today, at the funeral home.

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