Betty Jo Gamble Fortner

01/14/1953 - 03/01/2019

Obituary for Betty Jo Gamble Fortner

Betty Jo Gamble Fortner, 66 of Florence, KY passed away on March 1st, 2019. She was born on January 14th, 1953 to her parents Charlie and Emma (Canfield) Gamble. She graduated from Grant County High School and went on to graduate from Thomas More College, and retired from the St. Charles Care Center working in Medical Records.
She leaves behind her loving husband Harold “Gene” Fortner, children; Robert (Mandy) Fortner, David (Leena) Fortner, Linda Lee Howard and Joni (Daryl) Parnell. Brother, Charlie Gamble , sisters; Linda O’Connell, Diane Fortner, Gail Comberger, Donna Griffith and Peggy Ryan. Also 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren who she loved dearly. She was preceded in death by 1 grandson James Wollen.
A memorial visitation will be held on Tuesday March 5th, 2019 at Cooper Funeral Home in Alexandria, KY from 5-7pm, with the Funeral service beginning at 7pm.

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Mom, I miss you so much! I love you! You were an amazing person! You will never be forgotten! I will make sure little grandkids never forget you! They my be young but I will constantly show pictures of you to them and talk about you so they don’t forget the memories you shared with them. You were a wonderful mother! I love you so much! I’ m glad you are no longer in pain. You finally can have the rest and peace you deserved for a long time. With all my love! Joni
- Joni Parnell

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