Betty Jo Beatty

Ms. Betty Jo Beatty, 86, of Lynnville died Sept. 7, 2019, at STRHS Pulaski.


Ms. Beatty was born Feb. 14, 1933. She enjoyed sewing, spending time in her flower garden, cooking and taking care of her grandchildren. She is preceded in death by parents, Dorsey and Lilly Mae Polly Johns; brother Dorsey Johns; sister Dorothy English; and grandson Michael Ryan Brumit.


Visitation will be tomorrow (Tuesday) from 3-6 p.m. at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory. Funeral services will begin at 6 p.m.


Memorial donations may be made to the Michael Ryan Brumit Memorial Scholarship. 


Survivors include son Johnny Beatty of Lynnville; daughters, Julia Hickman and husband Matt, Jennifer Ledford and husband Mike, both of Lynnville; brother Marvin Johns and wife Brenda of Pulaski; grandsons, Thomas Montana Hickman, Joseph Riley Frye, both of Lynnville, Michael Ledford of Ardmore; granddaughters, Lilly Grace Hickman of Lynnville, Tammy Beatty Graves and husband Jim of Shelbyville, Stephanie Beatty Reusch of Christiana, Mary Bass Ledford of Fayetteville; and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.