Obituary for Rebecca E "Betty" Cline

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Rebecca E "Betty" Cline

May 31, 1931 - October 23, 2012

Rebecca E. 'Betty' (Bruner) Cline age 81 passed away peacefully Tuesday afternoon, October 23, 2012 at Franciscan St. Francis Health in Indianapolis. She was a resident of Brown County.

Betty was born May 31, 1931in Menifee, KY to the late Charles Herman & Mary Bernice (Williams) Bruner. She married Carlie 'Calvin' Cline Jr. on December 31, 1959 in Indianapolis. He preceded her in death on September 19, 2002 after 42 loving years.

Survivors include her four daughters: Diane (Mark) Elkins, Greta (Ray) Burkhart & Angela Fletcher all of Brown County and Wanda Bruner of Columbus; two sons: Bruce (Debbie) Williams of London, KY & Bert (Barbara) Williams of Brown County. She will be remembered by her brother: Jimmy Joe Bruner of London, KY; fourteen grandchildren & twenty-three great grandchildren.

Betty was preceded in death by one granddaughter: Leah Ann Elkins; great grandson: David Wayne Patton Jr. III; son-in-law: James A. Fletcher; two sisters: Barbara Ann Smallwood & Vera Lou Robinson; four brothers: Charles Herman Jr., David Leon, Billy Dean & Kenneth Wilburn Bruner.

Betty was a loving mother and homemaker and attended the Garden Church in Franklin. She was dedicated to her family and enjoyed cooking family meals. Betty was known for her homemade dumplings & chocolate pies. She enjoyed traveling with her husband and camping with her children. Becky also enjoyed sewing & quilting, working in her flower & vegetable gardens and visiting yard sales.

The Rev. Larry Manning will conduct a funeral service 11 am Saturday at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St. in Morgantown. Friends may call from 4 to 8 pm Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Unity Baptist Church Cemetery in Brown County.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Betty to the Leukemia Society of America, 921 East 86th Street Suite 205 Indianapolis, IN 46240.

Condolences may be sent to the Cline family at

Information: (812) 597-4670


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Born: May 31, 1931
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Condolences for Rebecca Cline

debbie McBride posted on 1/1/00

I am going to miss her so much. I loved her so much


David Frensemeier posted on 1/1/00

Will have you in our thoughts even it we can't be there in person. She will be greatly missed.


Terresa Branham posted on 1/1/00

I am so sorry to learn of Betty's passing; she was such a sweetheart. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.