Geneva Greene Stephens Pope, 96, Laurel County, Ky., passed away Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. She was born on April 30, 1919 in Laurel County, Ky., the daughter of the late William H. and Harte Hale Greene. She was united in marriage to Shively Pope who preceded her in death. She is survived by two children, Cheryl Meecha and husband, John, of Louisville, Ky., and Barbara Getz of Burlington, Ky.; six grandchildren, Craig Getz, Missy Rains and husband, Ken, Jenny Brielmaier and husband, Jerrett, and Tim, Rob and wife, Kristina, and Chris Meecha; 12 great-grandchildren, Ashley, Brianne, Kenny, Stephen and Braden Rains, Dustin Baker, Melissa Getz, Kiley Brielmaier, and Taylor, William, Nick and Ethan Meecha, plus a host of other friends and relatives to mourn her passing. She was a retired teacher in the Laurel County School System and was a member of Hart Baptist Church. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Friday, March 4, in the chapel of Bowling Funeral Home with Dallas Riggs officiating. Burial will follow in Wiggington Cemetery. Visitation was after 6 p.m. Thursday also at the funeral home.
Published on  March 4, 2016