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Bettie Ann Forsee, Age 83

on Wednesday, 02 October 2019. Posted in Obituaries

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Bettie Ann Forsee, 83, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at Lincoln Hills. She was born December 15, 1935 in Louisville, KY. to Oscar and Trixie Maynard Strange. Bettie grew up in Indianapolis before moving to New Washington where at the age of 13 she met her true love Melvin Forsee. She was a retired supervisor for the Department of Commerce. Bettie enjoyed sewing, reading, playing the piano and spending time with her family. She was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church. Bettie was a native of Louisville, KY.


She is survived by her daughters Mendy J. Yost (Dale) of Jeffersonville, IN., LeeAnn Hughes (Chuck) of Jeffersonville, IN.; son Michael J. Forsee (Kendra) of Evanston, IL.; brother Jack P. Strange of Jeffersonville, IN.; grandchildren Charles Hughes (Jena), Sarah Smith (Cory), Nicholas Hughes, Brittany Chmiel (Dave), Kelsey VanBussom (Phil), and Kari Forsee (Tony); great-grandchildren Brandon Hughes, Keyra Smith, Rylee Medina, Hadley Chmiel, Sloane Chmiel, Eloise VanBussom, Evan and Austin Iweagwu.


Bettie was preceded in death by her husband Melvin Forsee; father Oscar Strange; mother Trixie Strange; brother William Strange; sister Shirley Hicks; and her granddaughter Aleesa Forsee.


Funeral service will be held Friday, October 4, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at E.M. Coots’ Sons Funeral Home with burial to follow in Walnut Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.


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