Betty Fern Cunningham Rambo, age 81, of Dawson Springs, KY passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at Madisonville Health and Rehab Center in Madisonville, KY. Mrs. Rambo was born on October 4, 1939 in Dawson Springs, KY to the late Henry Franklin Cunningham and Juanita Fern Higbee Cunningham. She worked many years with the Head Start program serving as teacher and director and, along with her husband, was pastor at Walnut Grove Church in Dawson Springs.
Mrs. Rambo is survived by her husband of 62 years ~ William Donald Rambo of Dawson Springs, KY; two daughters and sons-in-law ~ Melessia and Anthony Aiken of Thompson Station, TN and Gayla Donn and Christopher Shannon of Milton, FL; four grandchildren ~ Keith Aiken, Kira Aiken Watkins, Taber Shannon and Ali Shannon; six great-grandchildren ~ Madeline, Jackson, Ella Kate, and Kace Aiken and Mya and Rayna Watkins.
Preceding Mrs. Rambo in death were her parents and a brother ~ William Henry “Buddy” Cunningham.
Visitation for Mrs. Betty Rambo will be Monday, March 22, 2021 from 12:00 until the funeral hour at 2:00 PM at Beshear Funeral Home in Dawson Springs, KY with Rev. Kathy Redden officiating. Burial will follow at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Dawson Springs, KY.
In an effort to deter the spread of covid-19 face masks and social distancing will be required.
Mrs. Rambo’s service will be streamed live on Beshear Funeral Home Facebook beginning at 2:00 PM CST on March 22, 2021. (To view: “Google” beshearfuneralhomefacebook and select “videos” among the menu options).