Betty Jean Corpening

November 18, 1932 - May 24, 2012

11/18/1932 - 05/24/2012

Past Services

Service
Sunday May 27, 2012
Forest Lawn Memorial Park

Visitation
Sunday May 27, 2012
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
Directions
Service
Sunday May 27, 2012
2:00 pm
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
Directions

Betty Jean Corpening, 79 of East Flat Rock, died Thursday, May 24, 2012 at The Elizabeth House. Born in Hooperís Creek, she was a daughter of the late Robert R. and Novella Brackett Allison. She was a longtime resident of Ravenna, Ohio, before returning to Henderson County in 1987. She was the wife of the late William Howard Corpening who died in 2003. She was also preceded in death by her son William Gean Corpening in 2006; two sisters Catherine Mahaffey and Allie Mae Gordon; and a brother Eugene Allison.

Surviving is a brother JC Allison; a sister Frances Crosby; her daughters, Dorothy Wheatley and Joann Hudson all of the Hendersonville area; a son Ronnie Dale Corpening of Ravenna, Ohio; seven grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00pm on Sunday in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Pastor Bobby Fisher will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home, and at all other times will be at Mrs. Corpeningís home.

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Julie Braddy
7 years ago

Praying for your family. Betty was a very sweet lady.

Patricia Cody
7 years ago

Joann,

Just wanted you to know how sorry I was to hear about your mother and that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I pray that God wraps his arms around you and the entire family and comforts you during this difficult time. God Bless you All.

Janice & Frankie Ledbetter L edbetter
7 years ago

we are so so sorry that your mom passed away we are sorry but we all know she walking with Jesus and your dad remember all of the good times and treasuer each onethe days ahead will be hard but just know that she all better now she has a new body so she all better now we love you all and we are here for you when you need us day or night 691-5770 .

Lois and Jonas Wynn
7 years ago

To all of Betty’s family, we are so sorry for your loss.you are all in our prayers.

(Daughter of Fred and Flossie Shipman-grandaughter of Gertrude Brackett Taylor)

Cathy Dorn
7 years ago

Dot and Joann I’m so very sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. You are loved and so was she. God Bless all of you.

Cheryl Kemp
7 years ago

Dot & family, I am so sorry for your loss! You & your family are in my thoughts & prayers. Take comfort she’s no longer in pain & you will see her again!

Rebecca Connolly
7 years ago

I am so sorry for your loss, Dot and family. I know she meant a lot to you.

james and Getrude Brackett Taylor Family
7 years ago

Our prayers are with you at this diffiult time. God Bless.

Grace Case
7 years ago

Words,however kind,can’t mend your heartache;but those who care and share your loss wish you comfort and peace of mind.

Paula & Jeffrey McDowell
7 years ago

R.I.p Betty you will be deeply mised. I will always remember your smile and laugh. How you welcomed everyone into your home. My prayers are with Joann, Dorothy,Ronnie and rest of the family. Love and Prayers