ORLEANS Betty JoAnn Walther, 76, Orleans, passed away at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 18, 2011, at Indiana University Health Bedford Hospital.
Born March 3, 1934, in Martin County, she was the daughter of Joseph D. and Ruby (Bridges) Barlow. She married Harry Walther June 13, 1952, and he preceded her in death April 7, 1985.
She had been employed at Hospitality House and Mitchell Manor, and was a member of the Harvest Community Church.
Patricia Stroud and husband, Glenn, Bogart, Georgia
Harrietta Crane and husband, John, Mitchell
Linda Crane and husband, Bill, Mitchell
Kimberlia Hardy and husband, Tony, Orleans
Imogene Powell and husband, Robert, Mitchell
13 great grandchildren
Her parents; husband; daughter, Cynthia Graves; and brothers, Dale Barlow and Robert Barlow, preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 6:00 p.m. Saturday, January 22, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Bro. Robert Brown officiating. Graveside service will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at Clark Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2:00 6:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.