Posted: Thursday, January 6, 2011 12:11 pm
The Messenger, January 6, 2011
Ellen Ruth (Caton) Moran Bethel, 86, of Kenton died Jan. 5, 2011, at Dyer Nursing Home.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Karnes & Son Funeral Home in Kenton, with the Rev. Wayne Perkins officiating. Interment will follow there in New Concord Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the hour of services Friday.
She was born June 24, 1918, in Gibson County, daughter of the late Thomas Harvey and Attie Lee Caton. She was the widow of the Rev. Huston Moran and of Raymond Bethel and was a retired employee of the former Kellwood Co. and the former Brown Shoe Co.
Survivors include three stepsons, Johnny Bethel, Charles Bethel and Billy Bethel; her stepdaughter, Doris Bufford; her niece, Frieda Thornton; her great niece, Phyllis Crenshaw; and two great nephews, Ronnie Thornton and Mark Thornton.
She was also preceded in death by three brothers and five sisters.