Obituary for Betty Louise Poe
Betty Louise Poe of West Liberty, KY, passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017, in St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington, KY, following an extended illness, at the age of 69 years, 10 months, and 3 days. She was born January 15, 1948 in West Liberty, KY, daughter of Victor Elam & the late Venus Elam Poe.
Betty was united in marriage to Roy Poe, December 4, 1964. This union was blessed with one son, Ronnie. Betty was a CMA working 27 ½ years at the West Liberty Nursing Home, a Christian, and a member of Toms Branch Community Church for several years.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, John and Esther Barker; paternal grandparents, Ben and Cora Elam; her mother, Venus Barker Elam; one uncle, Charles Edward Elam; and one aunt, Vonderine Pratt.
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Roy Poe, West Liberty, KY; her father; Victor Elam, West Liberty, KY; One son, Ronnie & Teresa Poe, West Liberty, KY; Two grandchildren; Christopher Poe and Isabella Poe both of West Liberty, KY; Three sisters, Kathy Sue and Ralph Kidd, Mize, KY, Charlotte Dyer, and Marie Peyton both of West Liberty, KY; One brother, Victor Charles Elam, West Liberty, KY; Two Aunts, Dorothy Elam, West Liberty, KY and Eunice New, Franklin, OH, several nieces, nephews, and a host of family and friends.
Funeral service 11 a.m., Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at the Potter Funeral Home with Rev. Jeff Montgomery & Bro. Tom Coder officiating. Burial in the Grassy Lick Cemetery, Grassy Creek, KY. Visitation 6 p.m., Monday, November 20, 2017 at funeral home.
Pallbearers: Mark Peyton, Matthew Peyton, Danny Dyer, Darren Poe, Dean Poe, Phillip Wright, Ralphie Kidd, Steve Peyton, Scotty Peyton.
Honorary Pallbearers: Ben Peyton, Bobby Poe, Hunter Wright, Hunter Risner, Doug Risner, Johnny Smith, Jamie Peyton, Jamison Peyton.