Beth Johnston Ripley, 48, of Paducah died at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 24, 2013, at her home.
Mrs. Ripley was of the Christian faith.
She is survived by her father, Doug Johnston of Paducah; her son, Casey Johnson of Paducah; one brother, Bill Johnston of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and one sister, Samantha Johnston of Paducah.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Cookie Johnston; and a son, Carey Johnson.
Services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2013, at Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah with Bill Johnston officiating. The body will be cremated with a private burial later.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2013, at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Beth Ripley Benefit Fund for Casey Johnson, ATTN: Donna Thompson, Regions Bank, 2990 Lone Oak Road, Paducah, KY 42003.