BOGGESSMUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky - Betty Jean Boggess, 73 of Greenville, KY died Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 4:53 am in the Owensboro Health System in Owensboro, KY following a lengthy illness.  She was born on May 26, 1939 in Muhlenberg County, Ky. the daughter of Osby Lee Blankenship and Belva Marie Hardison Blankenship.  She attended Lead Hill United Methodist Church in Weir, KY. She was a housewife and homemaker.  Preceding her in death are her parents, sister, Corene Lee, and brother Rondal Blankenship.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, April 5, 2013 at 1:00 pm from Gary’s Funeral Home by Reverend Billy Raby.  Burial will be held in Emberry Cemetery in Elkton, KY.
She is survived by:

Her husband of 56 years
    Ray Junior Boggess of Greenville, KY
Four Children
     Ricky (Edna) Boggesss of Greenville, KY
     Barbara (Anthony) Franklin of Greenville, KY
     Michael (Denise) Boggess of Greenville, KY
     Angie (Brant) Durall of Greenville, KY
Six Grandchildren
     Jerrod (Angel) Franklin, Emily (Tim) Diaz, Erica Boggess, Caleb Boggess, Gracie Boggess,
     Blaine Durall,
 Two Great Grandchildren
     Allison and A.J. Franklin
One Brother
     Harold (Joetta) Blakenship of Laffyette, IN
One Sister
     Cora Mae Holbrook of Louisville, KY
Special Niece
     Marie (Keith) Phillips of Greenville, KY

Friends may call on Friday, April 5, 2013 after 10:00 am, until service time at 1:00 pm.  Online condolences to the family can be made at

Posted on 2/2/14

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