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Betty Jean Reed

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Betty Jean Reed, 80, of Linton, passed away on Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 9, 2009 at her daughter's residence in Mitchell.

She was born July 29, 1929, in Terre Haute, the son of Leo and Effie (Hart) Sinders.

On March 11, 1947, Betty married Gerald Reed, and they had three children. A homemaker, she enjoyed many years bowling in various leagues and playing euchre with her women's card club.

Survivors include two daughters, Loretta Myers of Peru and Marty Near of Mitchell, a son, Jerry Reed of Linton, four grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Gerald "Red" Reed on July 1, 2009, a brother, Bud Sinders, and a sister, Mary Kiser.

There will be a private viewing and private service. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery. Welch & Cornett Funeral Home of Linton is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences can be sent to www.welchcornett.com .