The Obituary for Mrs. Betty J. Church (Tallapoosa & Coosa Counties)


Funeral Service for Mrs. Betty J. Church, 63, of Goodwater, Alabama, will be Monday, February 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm at the God’s House Church.  Rev. Roger Green will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Hackneyville Cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Monday, February 8, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm at God’s House Church.

Mrs. Church passed away on Monday, February 1, 2021 at her residence.  She was born on July 2, 1957 in Sylacauga, Alabama to Bobby Kelley and Alma Clark Beane.  She was a member of God’s House Church.  She enjoyed watching softball and basketball games of her grandkids, watching Alabama football and spending time with family and friends.

She is survived by her mother, Alma Beane; daughter, Kellie Parker (Michael) of Fruithurst; son, Billy Morgan Sims of Childersburg;  grandchildren, Andrea Lauren Parker, Amber Rena Parker, Chelsea Lois Parker, Joseph Michael Parker, Elijah Hilton Sims, Jordan Elias Sims, Jacob Sims; great-grandson, Wyatt David Smith; siblings, David Deloach (Lynn), Shirley Johnson (Steve), Bobby Kelley (Sheila), Diane Buchanan (Brian), Susie Futral, Denise Cowart (David), Anita Tharp (Donnie), Sammy Kelley (Cindy) and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jackie David Church; father, Bobby Kelley and brother-in-law, Walter Futral.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney Funeral Home of Alexander City, AL is in charge of the arrangements.

All visitations and services will be held in compliance with the mandated rules from Alabama Dept of Public Health.