Reba Mae Osborne
Reba Mae Osborne

November 20, 1919 - October 30, 2019
Born in Warren County, Kentucky
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Obituary

Reba Mae Pearson Osborne, 99, of Bowling Green passed away October 30, 2019 at her residence.

The Bays Fork native was born November 20, 1919 to the late Walter Pearson and Emma Corbitt Pearson. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Renick J Osborne, two son in laws James E Burden and John F Duffer, two grandchildren Veronica Gail Duffer and Timothy Wayne Burden, one brother Walter Pearson Jr, two sisters Ova Jewell Hill and Pearl Conner. Mae was the oldest member of Rocky Springs Baptist Church where she served as the church clerk for many years. She was a retired cook at Alvaton and Cumberland Trace Elementary Schools where she served the children and staff for over 40 years. She was the beloved Nana of her grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren and many other children throughout her life. She loved her family and spending time with them.

Survivors include two daughters, Linda Lou Duffer and Reba Joyce Burden; two granddaughters, Jerri Lynne Hayes (Patrick) and Marquetta Massey (Kenny) two grandsons, Jeffrey Milam (Pamela) and Marlin Milam; four great-granddaughters, Brittany Hesson (Dillon), Abigail Boothe, Allison Boothe (fiancé Dakota), Nicole Milam; six great-grandsons, Eric Hayes (Toni), Cody Hayes (April), Joshua Hayes (girlfriend Samantha), Brandon Milam (girlfriend Emily), Tristan Milam and Trenton Milam; three step great-grandchildren, Preston Massey (Emily), Austin Massey (fiancé Brittany), Kara Massey; five great-great-grandchildren, Elliott Hayes, Anderson and Ada Mae Hayes and Keegan and Anistyn Hesson, sister in laws, several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. She was deeply loved and will be missed by all who knew her.

Visitation will be Sunday from 11:00 AM- 8:00 PM and Monday 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM with Funeral service at 12:00 PM Monday November 4, 2019 at the J. C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel with burial to follow in the Bowling Green Gardens.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus Barren River 101 Riverwood Ave STE B Bowling Green, KY 42103

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Services

Visitation
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Sunday, November 3, 2019
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday, November 4, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Service
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Monday, November 4, 2019
12:00 PM

Charities

Hosparus-Barren River
101 Riverwood Ave
Bowling Green, KY USA 42103
Hosparus Health is an engaged community partner. We ensure that everyone who could benefit from our services has the right tools and resources. Our outreach team works tirelessly to make sure those living in our community are educated about hospice and palliative care. Knowledge is power, and that power can translate into an improved quality of life during one of life’s most emotional milestones. Each Hosparus Health community has a dedicated outreach manager to provide education, resources, and to serve as a connector to all of our services.