2009-04-09 / Obituaries


Betty Jane Buckalew, 81, of Thomasville died April 4, 2009 in the Thomasville hospital.

She was born Oct. 28, 1927. She was a native of Williamsburg, Kentucky. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Grove Hill. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include one son, Keith Beightol, Waynesboro, Miss.; one daughter, Linda Kennedy, Chance; two brothers, Jerry Brewer, Fairborn, Ohio, Freddie Brewer, Newcomb, TN.; guardian and caregiver, Mandy Parsons, Thomasville; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Toby Buckalew and brothers, Bill Haffervamp and Tom Brewer.

The service was April 6 at 3 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home Chapel in Grove Hill with Revs. Sandra Mayer officiating. Burial was in the Henley Cemetery in Fulton.

Active pallbearers were John Beightol, Barry Beightol, Bobby Cumbie, Edd Kennedy, Jimmy Earl Davis and Dick Newton.


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