Betty (Akers) Cave

Betty Akers Bland Cave, 90, of Sonora, passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

She was a member of Sonora United Methodist Church. She was a retired executive secretary for the district supervisor of the Kentucky State Highway Department and a Navy veteran.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar "Sonny" Cave; her parents, Charles L. and Edna P. Pritchard Bland; one brother, John W. "Bill" Bland; and one sister, Winifred Jane Craddock.

She is survived by a brother, Dr. Charles Bland of Leitchfield; and nine nieces and nephews.

The funeral is at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, at Ma-nakee Funeral Home in Sonora with the Rev. Kevin Stamp officiating. Burial follows in Sonora Cemetery.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and continues from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Funeral Home

Manakee Funeral Home
29 W. Western Ave. Sonora, KY 42776
270-369-7444
Published in The Larue County Herald News on Jan. 8, 2013