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Betty Craft Lester

January 1, 1938 — January 10, 2020

Mrs. Betty Craft Lester, age 82, of Greenwood, IN., passed away Friday, January 10th, 2020 at the Magnolia Springs Assisted Living in Indianapolis, IN.

Arrangements are under the direction of Gilbert Funeral Home.  A graveside service will by held at 11:00 AM Friday, January 17, 2020 at the Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin, KY.

No visitation is scheduled.

Betty was born January 1, 1938 to the late Wid Aaron Craft and the late Zula Henson Craft. Her siblings, Mary Inez Stevenson, Bonnie Kirk, Beulah Dreiser, Walter, Deward, Tink and Estel Craft preceded her in death.

She is survived by a special friend Linda Taylor of Greenwood, IN and a niece Vonda Hardee and 4 nephews Wilbur Craft, Larry Dreiser, Richard Dreiser and Dan Kirk.

Betty was retired receptionist at LS Ayers in Indianapolis, IN.

Online condolences may be made at and obituaries may be viewed and shared on our Facebook page, Gilbert Funeral Home of Franklin, KY.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Betty Craft Lester, please visit our flower store.

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