Born in Rushville on Oct. 25, 1934, she was the daughter of Violet L. (King). She was married on Feb. 11, 1955 to Richard L. Jackson, who passed away on June 7, 1993.
Betty was a long time custodian at the Linton First Christian Church and also worked at Goosepond Pizza.
Surviving family includes a granddaughter, Michelle (Travis) Scales of Linton and two great-grandchildren, Tyler and Makayla Scales.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a daughter, Kim, who passed away on July 7, 1984.
Memorial contributions in memory of Betty may be made to the American Cancer Society, with envelopes available at the church.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, February 16 at the Linton First Christian Church with Warren Shake officiating.
Friends may call at the Linton First Christian Church on Wednesday from 9-11 a.m.
Interment will follow at the Asbury Cemetery, Morristown, later that same day.
The family has entrusted Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel with the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com.