Passed away in Jackson, Michigan on January 21, 2018. She was born the daughter of Lacy and Myrtle (Howard) Watson on November 1, 1927, in Royalton, Kentucky.
Betty was the Salutatorian of her high school class, she enjoyed cooking, canning, and decorating cakes for her grandchildren and loved her Black Labs.
Betty is survived by her three children Saundra, Linda and Mary Ann, eight grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren, her sister Carol Gallinetti, brother Paul Watson, and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Edward, a grandchild, a great grandchild, and three great-great grandchildren.
A funeral service took place from the Caskey Mitchell Funeral Home in Stockbridge, January 24, 2018 and was officiated by Pastor Bart Hall.