Mrs. Betty Jane Ballinger Newcomb, age 54 of Eubank, Kentucky passed away Thursday April 7, 2011 at the Rockcastle Regional Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Kentucky.
Betty was born on February 12, 1957 in Berea, Kentucky the daughter of the late Eddie Lee Ballinger and Becky Jane Northern Ballinger. She was a homemaker and had been a state registered nursing assistant at Kenwood House in Richmond, Kentucky and at Rockcastle Rehabilitation in Brodhead. She attended the Calloway Holiness Church and enjoyed crafts, gardening, fishing and spending time with her grandchildren.
Betty will be lovingly remembered by her husband: Donald Ray Newcomb, Sr. of Eubank, Kentucky; one son; Donald Ray Newcomb, Jr. and fiancÚ Sherry Harris of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky; one daughter: Rebecca Newcomb and fiancÚ Rodney Moberly of Eubank, Kentucky; three grandchildren: Preslee Moberly, Alexis Dooley and Lyndsay Rae Newcomb; one brother: Billy Ray Ballinger of Cincinnati, Ohio; three half-brothers: Marion, Bobby and Dennis Ballinger, all of Ohio; four sisters: Dorothy Shepherd of Fairfield, Ohio, Evelyn Rusk and husband Larry of Norwood, Ohio, Linda Montjoy and husband of Perry of Scaffold Cane, Kentucky and Belle Ballinger of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky; a special friend Joann Jones and a host of nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors.
Besides her parents, Betty is preceded in death by eight half-brothers, one half-sister, one full brother and one full sister.
Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Jane Ballinger Newcomb will be conducted on Saturday April 9, 2011 at 2:00 PM at the Calloway Holiness Church with Bro. Dennis Doan officiating. Burial will follow in the Whitt Cemetery in Laurel County.
Visitation for Mrs. Betty Jane Ballinger Newcomb will be on Saturday April 9, 2011 from 12 noon until time of service at the Calloway Holiness Church.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to the Betty Jane Ballinger Newcomb burial fund, P.O. Box 658 Brodhead, Kentucky 40409.
Condolences to the family of Betty can be sent to her online registry at www.marvineowensfuneralhome.com