Graveside services for Beverly Jean Sallee, formerly of Bowling Green, who passed away on June 10, 2015 at the Lake Way Nursing and Rehab Center in Benton, Ky., were held last Monday at Miami-Corwin Cemetery at Waynesville, Ohio.
She was born on April 21, 1933 at Xenia, Ohio, the daughter of Pearl L. and Myrtle S. (Craig) Blackburn. She graduated from Kingman High School in Clinton Co., Ohio in 1951, and was retired from Fisher Price in Murray, Ky.
She first married Stanley E. Funk, by whom she had a daughter, Sherry Ellen Funk. She then married Eugene H. “Dick” Sallee, by whom she had four children, Scott Eugene, Shane Eric, Shana Elizabeth, and Shaun Edric Sallee.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dick Sallee; daughters, Sherry Funk and Shana Sallee; brothers and sister-in-law, Bill Blackburn, Jim and Ruth Blackburn; and sister, Brenda Fite.
She is survived by sons, Scott Sallee of Gallatin, Tenn., Shane Sallee of Crofton, Md., and Shaun (Judy) Sallee of Lawson; brothers, Dick Blackburn of Pearce, Az. and Paul Blackburn of Benton, Ky.; and sister, Pat Reed of Thornville, Ohio.