Name:    Betty Jean (Birge) Rupright

From:  The Newburgh-Chandler Recorder, Warrick Co., Indiana
Date:  Thursday, March 11, 2004   

Newburgh resident Betty Jean Rupright died Saturday, March 6 at Cypress Grove Rehabilitation Center in Newburgh.  She was 72.

Betty attended the Rescue Mission in Evansville.  She worked as a waitress while in Texas and last worked at Turoni's on Main Street in Evansville.

She was preceded in death by her husband Cecil G. Rupright in 1984; a son, Cecil Rupright Jr. in 1994; and an infant Maryalice.

Betty is survived by two daughters, Esther Barrett of Evansville and Donna Kazi of Victorville, Calif.; one son, James Rupright of Evansville; 13 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; and five step-grandchildren.

Graveside services were held Tuesday, March 9 at Maple Grove Cemetery in Boonville.

Koehler Funeral Home Boonville Chapel handled the arrangements.