Betty Lane Westcott - 2008
WESTCOTT, Betty Lane, a native of Montgomery died, Thursday, January 03, 2008 in a local hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services were held on Monday, January 7, 2008 at 11:00AM at Leak-Memory Chapel with George Herring officiating. Graveside services followed at Greenwood Cemetery. A visitation was held from 4:00 – 6:00 PM Sunday at Leak-Memory Chapel.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, John Anderson Westcott, two daughters of LaGrange, Georgia, Betty Lane Westcott and Melanie Westcott Reams. Betty Lane graduated from Sidney Lanier High School and attended The Hockaday School in Dallas, Texas, and graduated from Southern Methodist University also in Dallas, Texas. Always loyal to her church and to her friends, Betty Lane served in different capacities on boards and committees to show her interest in the community. She was a long time member of the Church of Christ and a member of many social, civic, and cultural organizations such as Forsysthia Garden Club, Mother's Round Table, Thespian Club, Daughter's of the American Revolution (Anne Phillips Chapter), Daughters of the American Colonists (Nicholas Meriwether Chapter), Daughters of 1812 (Alabama Chapter), Colonial Dames, XVII Century (Benjamen Fenn Chapter) United Daughters of the Confederacy (Chapter #94), Alabama Historical Research Society, Hugenot Society of South Carolina, Capital City Republican Women, Old South Historical Society, Alpha Delta Pi Sorority, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Landmark Society, and enjoyed her special friends in The Gathering. Serving as pallbearers will be Duncan T. Black, Lon Connor, Ron Holladay, James Fuller, Charles B. Campbell and Andrew Gerachis. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Buddy Freeman, William Petrey, Will Gardner, Tharpe Forrester,Bruce Gregory, Harry Allen, Olin Vinson, Howard Perdue, and E.J. Meyer. Contributions may be made in memory to AGAPE of Central Alabama.
Funeral Home: LEAK MEMORY
Publication Date: 01/05/2008