Mrs. Betty Holman

1929 - 2019

Funeral Service for Mrs. Betty Holman, 89, of Rockford, Alabama, will be Monday, May 13, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. at the Rockford Baptist Church. Dr. Jeffrey Fuller will officiate. Burial will follow in the Holman Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday, May 13, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Rockford Baptist Church.

Mrs. Holman passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at her residence. She was born on August 4, 1929 in Montgomery, Alabama to William and Bertha Griffin. She was an active member of Rockford Baptist Church where she served as the choral director for 15 years and 5 years as the youth choral director. She served the Coosa County High School for over 20 years as secretary, Glee Club director and bus driver. Mrs. Holman’s legacy will be greatly remembered in the community having touched the lives of many of the youth.

She is survived by her daughter, Diana Jean (Jerry) Hatchett of Alexander City; son, Michael (Linda) Holman of Inlet Beach, FL; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and brother, Bill Griffin.

Pallbearers are Jerry Hatchett, Daniel Hatchett, Randy Hammond, John Harris, M.P. Heath, Robert Smith and Marty Adams.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, William Hampton Holman; father, William Griffin and mother, Bertha Purdue Carr.

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Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.