Funeral services for Bettye Mae Monroe, 76, of Jeffersonville, IN, will be held 5 PM on February 15, 2017 at Legacy Funeral Center, 921 Main Street, Jeffersonville. Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 pm at the funeral home. She passed away at her home on February 11, 2017.
Bettye was born May 29, 1940 in Brownsville, TN. to Robert and Ophelia Austin. She is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Erma Covington.
She retired from Clark Memorial Hospital after 33 years of service as a CNA and was a member of First Trinity Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Jon Monroe; daughters, Gwendolyn and Loretta Monroe; siblings, William Austin (Eula), Charlene Jones (Walter), Martha Bond, Nathaniel Austin (Patricia), Charlie Austin (Clydie), and Aubrey Austin.
Expressions of sympathy should be made to Amedisys Hospice. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Published on  February 13, 2017