Homosassa, Florida – Betty Louise Kautz, 75, Homosassa, Florida, formerly of Mitchell, passed away at 7:00 a.m. Monday, May 1, 2006, at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, Florida.
Born September 1, 1930, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Jesse and Mary Frances (Cole) Lane. She married Robert F. Kautz in 1973, and he preceded her in death August 13, 1994.
She had been employed at RCA and was a cook at Jones’ Restaurant. She was of the Baptist faith.
Mike McLaughlin and wife, Lisa, Shoals
Marsha Higdon and husband, Ron, Mitchell
Robert McLaughlin and wife, Cheryl, Mitchell
Thomas McLaughlin and wife, Betty, Tennessee
Billy Joe McLaughlin and wife, Page, Florida
Mary Hughett and husband, Michael, Mitchell
a very dear friend, Jim
Lettie Coffman, Bedford
Nancy Burlington, Mitchell
Jesse B. Lane, Mitchell
26 great grandchildren
Her parents, husband, and brothers: Herschel, Roy and Elwood Lane, preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, May 5, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. Mike Williams officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.