Betty Jean Williams

Betty Jean Williams, 89, of Knightstown, passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at her residence. She was born Jan. 1, 1926, in Greenfield, a daughter of Jesse (Johnson) Haynie.

Betty was a member of the Knightstown United Methodist Church and sang in the choir. She was a beautician and had also worked at Hancock Regional Hospital as a nursing assistant. Betty enjoyed playing Bunco, knitting, crocheting and reading.

She is survived by daughters Patricia (Mike) Keller of Prineville, Oregon and Lisa (Denny) Oakes of Wilkinson; grandchildren Ashley (Matt) Norman and Dustin (Cortney) Oakes both of Wilkinson; great-grandchildren Denver, Carver and Jonathan Oakes, Jakin Norman and one on the way; sister-in-law Launa Williams of Knightstown; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents; she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard E. Williams; sister Ruth Goodwin; son David Lee Williams; grandson Elijah Keller.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service Knightstown Chapel with Pastor Curt Hunt officiating. Burial will follow in Glen Cove Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN, 46209-4830.

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