Betty Wampler

Friday, February 1, 2002

Betty M. Wampler, 85, of Paducah, Ky., died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2002, at her home.

She was the daughter of John William and Amy Ann Whiting King. She married Weldon R. Wampler, who preceded her in death.

Wampler attended Chicago School of Nursing. She was a registered nurse, retiring in 1977 from Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah. She was formerly head nurse of the hospital's nursery department.

She was a member of Civil Defense Corps of McCracken County and Paducah Homemakers Club.

Survivors include two sons, John Wampler of Paducah, Michael Wampler of West Paducah, Ky.; a brother, John King of Cape Girardeau; and two granddaughters.

Friends may call at Milner and Orr Funeral Home in Paducah from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. F. Wayne Carter officiating. Burial will be in Mount Kenton Cemetery.