Betty Atkinson Pursley, 88, of Glasgow died Friday, July 7, 2017 at Hospice House of Southern KY in Bowling Green.
Born in Barren County, she was the daughter of the late David Paul and Pernia Starr Atkinson and wife of the late James Robert Purlsey. Mrs. Pursley was a homemaker and a member of South Green Street Church of Christ.
Survivors include one daughter, Cathy Luster Martin (Wayne) of Bowling Green; a grandson, Paul Luster of Bowling Green; a brother, Dan Atkinson (Peggy) of Glasgow; a sister, Marian Steffey of Harrisonburg, Va.; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Bryant Froedge, Carolyn Pace and Virginia Kinslow, and a brother-in-law Clyde Steffey.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, July 13, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday from 8 a.m. until time for services.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made to Hospice House of Southern Kentucky, 5872 Scottsville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42104.
Published on  July 7, 2017