Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Linzay will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, September 25, 2014 at the Chapel of Cox Funeral Home of Bastrop with Reverend Britt Dupree officiating. Interment will follow at Causey Cemetery under the direction of Cox Funeral Home.
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Betty Jean Linzay was born August 12, 1933 at Sikes to the late Bennie Alexander Johnston and Elsie Thompson Johnston. She passed away, surrounded by her family, on September 22, 2014 at Morehouse General Hospital in Bastrop. Mrs. Linzay was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Larche E. Linzay; an infant son, Larche E. Linzay, Jr. and an infant daughter, Nelwyn Linzay.
Mrs. Betty Linzay was a member of the Central Missionary Baptist Church in Bastrop and a retired supervisor with Ditto Apparel. She enjoyed cooking and was an avid reader. Her greatest love on earth was her family and the time spent loving on her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Linzay is survived by two sons, Michael Linzay of Haile and Larry Linzay and his wife, Vickie of Bastrop; her daughter, Brenda Bennett and her husband, Jim of Bastrop; a sister, Margie McCrary of West Monroe; two brothers, Tommy Johnston and his wife, Gayle of Bastrop and Bennie Wayne Johnston of El Dorado, Ark.; two nephews, Jon Paul Curtis of Bastrop and Ricky Curtis and his wife, Toni of Bastrop; sister-in-law, Sharon Coody and her husband, James of Crossett, Ark.; and brother-in-law, Herman Linzay of Wash. She is also survived by six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers will be Phillip Bennett, Jason Linzay, Jamie Linzay, Ronnie McCrary, Randy McCrary and Jeffery Streeter.
Visitation with the family will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Wednesday, September 24, 2014, at Cox Funeral Home of Bastrop.
Cox Funeral Homes
611 N Washington St
Bastrop, LA 71220
Published in Bastrop Daily Enterprise from Sept. 23 to Sept. 25, 2014