Betty Lee Barbe, 85 of Middletown, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at Hospice of Butler & Warren Counties. She was born September 24, 1927 in Hacker Valley to Theodore and Delia Bender Duke and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Hacker Valley Baptist Church until she moved to Ohio, was a 1945 Webster Springs High School Graduate, and a former 4-H member.
Betty is survived by her husband Gerald Barbe of Middletown; son Joseph Barbe of Colerain Twp.; daughters Sandy Barbe of Fairfield, Kimberly Barbe Cash of West Chester, and Tammy Wilcox of Colerain, Ohio; 10 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends may join the family for visitation on Sunday, September 1, 2013 from 1:00 to 2:00 P.M. at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home. Funeral Services to celebrate Betty's life will be held at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Scott Posey officiating. Interment will follow in Hacker Valley Cemetery.