Funeral Time: Wednesday, October 5th at 12:00PM
Betty Tillett, 88, of Lexington, KY passed away on September 26, 2022. Betty was born on September 26, 1934, to Vernon and Betty Courtney. Betty married the love of her life, Billy Tillett Sr. on September 10, 1953, they just celebrated their 69th anniversary. Betty enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was an avid bird watcher, puzzle book worker, and loved to read the Bible. Betty retired from the Holiday Inn North after many years of dedicated service. She is survived by her husband, Billy Tillett Sr.; son, Billy Ray Tillett (Dianne); sister, Phyllis Kyle; 4 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Ricky Dean Tillett; daughter, Linda Gail Tillett Murphy; granddaughter, Jessica Tillett Mullins; brothers, Samuel Courtney, Vernon D. Courtney, and Oliver Wayne Courtney; sisters, Vera Mae Craycraft, Alma Louise Tilton, Mary Francis Shepherd, Pauline Weber, and Jean Courtney Nichols.
Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 PM, Wednesday, October 5th, 2022, at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Main Street. Burial will follow in the Bluegrass Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5-8 PM, Tuesday, October 4th, 2022, at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Main Street.