Betty Jean Clarke
MAYS LICK - Betty Jean Clarke, 90, of May's Lick passed away on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at the Care Center at Kenton Pointe.
Jean was born in Tallahassee, Florida on May 28, 1929, daughter of the late Ross & Myrtle Meloy. She was an English instructor at Morehead State University for 27 years and a member of First Christian Church in Maysville.
She was preceded in death by her husband William R. Clarke, Sr. in 2014 and her son William R. Clarke, Jr. in 2015 and two sisters, Maude Guess and Lenora Chason.
Survivors include a son, Donald M. Clarke of Lexington; two grandchildren, Cameron (Brian) Nurick of Lexington and William Rees Clarke III of Maysville; two great-grandchildren, Parker Clarke Nurick and Chase William Nurick, and her caregivers, Sue Moran, Carolyn Burns, Norma Cansler, and Bonnie Boulden and Mel-O-Ree farm manager, J.R. Boulden.
Services will be conducted at 3 P.M. Thursday March 19, 2020 at Palmer Funeral Home & Crematory in May's Lick. Burial will be private in May's Lick Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 P.M. until time of the service on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Hope 909 Kenton Station Rd. Maysville, KY 41056 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St Jude PL, Memphis, TN 38105-9959. Condolences to
Published on March 13, 2020


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