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Betty Berks Allen Pierce
Birth: Mar. 28, 1882
Taylor County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1935
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

~~ Great Grandmother ~~


~*~ My heartfelt gratitude to Debra Graves Dawson, for sponsoring my Great Grandma Betty's memorial. Your kindness touches my heart ~*~



Taylor County Star, October 31, 1935


Mrs. Bettie B. Pierce, age 53 years, died Saturday, October 26th, in a Louisville hospital. Mrs. Pierce had been ill only a few days and had been taken to the hospital Friday afternoon for an examination on Saturday. She died early Saturday morning before an examination was made. The deceased was married to Mr. Robert Pierce, thirty-nine years ago who survives with the following children: Mrs. Nellie Raley, of Sullivan, Ind.; Mrs. Grace Hickman and Leonard Pierce, of Green County; Roscoe Pierce, of Larue County; and Mrs. Eva Spratt, Miss Vercia Pierce and Goodson Pierce, of Taylor County. Two children preceded her to the grave. Mrs. Pierce united with the Otter Creek Baptist Church early in life, later moving her membership to the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church where she was a member until death. Funeral services were held at Pleasant Hill Sunday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock, conducted by Rev. J. T. McFarland, followed by burial in the Saloma Cemetery. Pallbearers were Henry Pierce, Henry Griffin, Stanley, Edgar and Henry Skaggs, and Lewis and Dave Spetch. Mesdames Edna Collins, J. A. Taylor, Guy Davis, R. B. Hunt, Ben Rodgers, and Forest Colvin were flower girls.

Kentucky Death Records Index, rootsweb
PIERCE, BETTIE B; age 53; death place JEFFERSON; residence JEFFERSON; death date 26 Oct 1935; Volume 051, Certificate 25115


Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953; Ancestry.com
Name: Mrs Bettie B Pierce
[Mrs Bettie B Allen]
Death Date: Oct 1935
Death Location: Jefferson
Residence Location: Jefferson
Age: 53
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: White
Birth Date: 28 Mar 1882
Birth Location: Taylor, Kentucky
Spouse's Name: R L Pierce
Father's Name: Basley Allen
Father's Birth Location: Kentucky
Mother's Name: Visia Hall
Mother's Birth Location: Taylor, Kentucky



 
 
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 Parents:
  Elisha Bosley Allen (1860 - 1942)
  Luvisa Ann Hall Allen (1854 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Lee Pierce (1875 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Alvin "Roscoe" Pierce (1898 - 1989)*
  Leonard Henry Pierce (1899 - 1953)*
  Woodson Pierce (1902 - 1902)*
  Goodson Noah Pierce (1902 - 1941)*
  Nellie Grace Pierce Raley (1905 - 1999)*
  Eva Esther Pierce Gatton (1911 - 1999)*
  Versie Lee Pierce (1914 - 1940)*
  George Robert Pierce (1937 - 1937)*
 
 Siblings:
  Effie N Hall Price (1875 - 1952)**
  Mary Magdalene Allen Warren (1880 - 1917)*
  Betty Berks Allen Pierce (1882 - 1935)
  John Goodson Allen (1885 - 1954)*
  Robert Cleveland Allen (1888 - 1968)*
  Harvey Thomas Allen (1890 - 1936)*
  Walter Jackson Allen (1893 - 1919)*
  Chrisi Jane Allen (1895 - 1895)*
  Henry M Allen (1897 - 1915)*
  Noah Allen (1917 - 1977)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saloma Cemetery
Saloma
Taylor County
Kentucky, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 29, 2012
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