• To leave a special message for the family


Bettie Finneran, of Louisville, died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, at Norton Brownsboro Hospital. Born on March 12, 1924, in Versailles, she was the daughter of Wallace and Nellie Blackburn. She graduated from Versailles High School and was retired from the Veterans Administration in Louisville. She was an avid University of Kentucky basketball fan. Bettie was a fun-loving person who enjoyed dancing and spending time with her family and friends. She was a 38-year member of the Moose Lodge #5. Bettie is survived by her loving companion of 44 years, Larry Crews; daughter-in-law, Debra Finneran; grandsons, Scott (Sarah) Lyverse, Jeremy Lyverse, and Brian (Rosa) Finneran; great-granddaughters, Merideth Lyverse and Sophia Finneran; great-grandsons, Mason (Kaelyn) Lyverse, Mac Lyverse and Brandon Finneran; and her great-great-granddaughter, Vera Lyverse. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bernard Finneran; son, Bernard “Bennie” Finneran; and daughter, Peggy Finneran-Kaiser. A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, at Versailles Cemetery in Versailles. Visitation will be from 2 until 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions - East Louisville, 235 Juneau Drive The family requests that contributions in Bettie’s memory be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital atwww.stjude.org/donate or the Moose Lodge #5, 4615 Fegenbush Lane, Louisville, Ky. 40228.

Recent Posts

See All

Pisgah Presbyterian

Outside services continue. In case of very bad weather, an email notice of change of venue will be posted on Fridays. A drive-through “Trip through Bethlehem” is being planned for December. Check with

Clover Bottom Baptist

Due to the escalation of the COVID pandemic, there will not be in-person services until at least Dec. 13. Follow us on the Clover Bottom Facebook page. Bible study and prayer meetings will continue on

State sees worst coronavirus day yet

Gov. Andy Beshear announced record numbers for almost every metric the state uses to measure the coronavirus pandemic Tuesday, calling it “a terrible day.” “No way to sugarcoat it,” Beshear said at Tu

© 2016 by The Woodford Sun. Proudly created by Charismatic Media