Betty Jean Reece obituary photo
 
In Memory of

Betty Jean Reece

March 13, 1935 - September 14, 2017

Obituary


Betty Jean Reece, 82, of South Louisville was born on March 13, 1935 in Louisville to the late Charles and Mildred (Zirnheld) Borgel, and passed from this life on Thursday September 14, 2017. Betty was a member of the Rutledge Road Baptist Church. Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 63 years Melvin Reece; her mother, Mildred Kleinholter; a daughter Ginger Whitehouse; sons, Melvin Reece, Jr., Kimie Ray Reece, and Derald Lynn Reece; brothers, Ronald Borgel and Charles Borgel, Jr.; and several grand and great grandchildren. Funeral service for Betty will be held...

Betty Jean Reece, 82, of South Louisville was born on March 13, 1935 in Louisville to the late Charles and Mildred (Zirnheld) Borgel, and passed from this life on Thursday September 14, 2017. Betty was a member of the Rutledge Road Baptist Church. Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 63 years Melvin Reece; her mother, Mildred Kleinholter; a daughter Ginger Whitehouse; sons, Melvin Reece, Jr., Kimie Ray Reece, and Derald Lynn Reece; brothers, Ronald Borgel and Charles Borgel, Jr.; and several grand and great grandchildren. Funeral service for Betty will be held at the Southern Home of Arch L. Heady & Son, 3601 Taylor Blvd. on Saturday September 16, 2017 at 1:00 pm. Interment will follow in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation will be from 3-8 pm Friday.