Phyllis Evetta GottCLEATON, Ky. — Phyllis Evetta Gott, 75, of Cleaton, Ky., died Friday, July 29, 2016,at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Owensboro, Ky. She was born on March 6, 1941, in Sacramento, Ky. 

She was a graduate of Sacramento High School, moved to Cleaton in 1959, and was married to the love of her life, Mr. Billy Gott, for 48 years.

She became a member of the Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church where she faithfully served in the following capacities; president of the Senior Choir, Pastor’s Aide, Mother’s Board, and Missionary Board. Also, she served as the assistant Church Treasurer, Missionary Treasurer, Sunday School Teacher, and Sunday School Superintendent.

In addition, she was a member of the Senior Choir, the Ensemble Choir, and Praise Team along with being an active, dedicated member of the 1st District Association, KMBA Women’s Auxiliary and Circle #4. She worked at Cowdens Sewing Factory and H&R Block in Central City, Ky.

Survivors include one son; David W. (Teresa Heltsley) Gott, of Central City; two daughters, Ramona (Johnny) Bard, of Cleaton, and Debra Martin, of Central City; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; four brothers, Steve E. Bowling, of Henderson, Ky., R. T. Bowling, Jr., of Owensboro, Ky., Jerry Bowling, of Sacramento, and Michael Venerable, of Paducah, Ky.; six sisters, Sandra L. Bowling and Mary F. Webb, both of Providence, Ky., Linda S. Dykes and Clara S. Bowling, both of Owensboro, Sharon Scott, of Davenport, Iowa, and Linda (Felix) Thruston, of Los Angeles, Calif.; one aunt, Annie C. Walker, of Milwaukee, Wisc.; several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Her parents, William “Bill” Venerable and Clarice Short Bowling, both preceded her in death.

Services will be at 1 p.m. on Wednesday,  Aug. 3, at Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church in Cleaton. Visitation 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Tuesday and 11 a.m. Wednesday until time of service. Burial will be in West End Cemetery in Greenville, Ky., with Rev. James R. Young, Sr., officiating.

Bibbs Funeral Home in Greenville is in charge of arrangements.