KINGSTON, Tenn. - Betty Elzey Reed, 80, of Kingston, Tenn., passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014, at the Tennoa Hospice. She loved reading, working crossword puzzles, traveling, the beach and collecting sea shells.
She was preceded in death by brother James "Jimmy" Elzey.
Survivors include her husband, Robert H. Reed, of Kingston; stepdaughter Bonnie Noel (Anthony), of Sidney, Maine; sister Lynn Elzey Curnow (Sandy), of Morganton, N.C.; brothers Welton F. Elzey Jr. (Carolyn), of Pensacola, Fla., and Horace R. Elzey (Patsy), of Jefferson, S.C.; two stepgrandchildren; two stepgreat-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be at 11 a.m. today in the Kyker Chapel, with David Elzey and Gary Elzey officiating. Burial will be in Poplar Springs Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Poplar Springs Cemetery, 222 Little Johnson Valley Road, Kingston, TN. 37763. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Kyker Funeral Home in Kingston. www.kykerfuneralhomes.com.