Charlene Bevins Pauley, 90, of Forest Hills, Ky., passed away Thursday, Jamuary 10, 2013.
She was the loving wife of the late Robert W. Pauley. She was also the mother of Charlotte (Nick) Maroudas and Annette Martin.
Charlene was a homemaker, a loving mother, she loved to read, cook and was an avid gardener. She was dedicated to being a grandmother to Cassie (Todd) Ball, Josh (Jessica) Martin, Nicole (Tim) McNamee and Robby (Kelly) Maroudas.
She was the oldest member of the Forest Hills Baptist Church and loved to worship and fellowship with the members.
She was the only child of the late P. T. and Gnettie Elswick Bevins of Forest Hills. She married into the large Pauley family of whom she was one of the two remaining members of her generation. Left to mourn her passing is her sister-in-law, Mary Lou Pauley .
Charlene was blessed with six great-grandchildren, Alexandra and Abigail Ball, Nicholas, Noah, Benjamin and Clara McNamee.
Betty Dotson was her beloved caregiver for several years. Betty made her last years a joy. She was also lovingly cared for by a neighbor, Debbie Smith, Dianee Hess and Sandy Turner.
The funeral will be Sunday, January 13, at 2 p.m. in the R. E. Rogers Funeral Home Chapel with Bob Fitch and Steve Mickey officiating. Burial will follow in the Pauley Cemetery, Forest Hills, Ky., with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Saturday at the Funeral Home Chapel.
R. E. Rogers Funeral Home of Belfry is in charge of arrangements. Memorial gifts may be made to the Forest Hills Baptist Church. Online condolences at www.rerogersfuneralhome.com.