Betty L. Hencye Gold 85, Henderson, KY died Sunday March 27, 2016 at her home. She was a member of Methodist Temple and was a retired nurse of 30 years. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings. Survivors include her husband Jack Gold; her daughter Tiffany Sights of Henderson, KY; her son Mark Gold and his wife Carolyn of Lexington, KY; and her son Scott Gold of Henderson, KY; her other survivors include her beloved 9 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Betty’s greatest joy in life was her family but she also appreciated the beauty of flowers, birds and nature in general. Because of those loves, a memorial service will be held at 1pm Sunday April 3, 2016 at John James Audubon State Park Museum, followed by a celebration of her life. Reverend Pat Jackson will officiate.
The family would like to acknowledge the excellent care given by Kathy Alvey, Faye Dennis and Debbie Gish. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Anthony’s Hospice 2410 S. Green St. Henderson, KY 42420 or to Friends of Audubon P.O. Box 576 Henderson, KY 424219. Townsend Funeral Home in Dixon is handling the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.townsendfuneralhomeinc.com.