Jacqueline Smith Bratcher, age 67, of Morgantown, Ky., passed away Wednesday July 2, 2009, at her residence. She was a Butler County native, daughter of the late Leck and Lena Mae Butler Smith, a member of Gilstrap Church of Christ, a member of the Butler Co. Red Hat Society, and retired from Kellwood Industries, as a bank teller in Pagosa Springs, a business owner and a real estate agent.
Jacqueline Smith Bratcher is survived by her husband, Charles Bratcher, of Morgantown, Ky.; two sons, Jeff Bruce Smith, and Chris House and wife Sonya, both of Bowling Green, Ky.; one daughter, Vonda Jennings and husband Bruce of Morgantown, Ky.; five step sons, Brian Bratcher and wife Wendy of Farmington, N.M., Tim Bratcher and wife Suzanne of Cocoa Beach, Fla., Charles Bratcher Jr., Mike Bratcher, Darren Bratcher, all of Melbourne, Fla.; one stepdaughter, Tammie Marin of Montrose, Colo.; two granddaughters, Heather Jennings of Morgantown, Ky., and Sara Smith of Bowling Green Ky.; three grandsons, Brett Jennings of Morgantown, Ky., Clint Smith and Cole House both of Bowling Green, Ky.; and several step grandchildren, one brother, Bobby Gene Smith, and wife Lonell of Morgantown, Ky., and several nieces and nephews.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hospice of Southern Kentucky, 5872 Scottsville Rd., Bowling Green, KY 42104, or Butler Co Cancer Assistance, P.O. Box 98, Aberdeen, KY 42201.
Funeral services were held Monday July 6, 2009.