Betty E. Cain
Betty Elizabeth (Colvin) Cain was born on June 27 , 1927 in South Flomaton, Florida to Dewey Colvin and Bettie Harriet Cofield Colvin. She was a lifelong resident of Escambia County, Florida. She was a real-life "Rosie the Riveter" during World War II where she worked at Pensacola NAS. She was retired from Monsanto Company and was a member of Brownsville Baptist Church. She enjoyed bowling and CB radio but most of all she enjoyed & loved her large family and many friends.
She passed away just before midnight on December 29, 2013 at The Health Care Center of Pensacola where she had been a resident for 2 1/2 years and was cared for there with love and kindness.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dewey and Bettie Colvin; her husband, Wilford A. Cain; her son, Christopher "Bob" Cain; two brothers, Dewey Colvin, Jr. and David Colvin, Sr., and a sister, Peggy Poole Adams.
She is survived by daughters, Toni Moody (Jim) and Donna Cain; a son Gary Cain and sisters, Carolyn Huggins and Dianna Zschiedrich.
Nine grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren and four great-great- grandchildren as well as numerous nieces & nephews.
Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, January 7, 2014 with Funeral service to follow at 12:30 at Faith Chapel Funeral Home. Burial at Barrancas National Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Mark Moody, Jay Moody, Michael Camp, Bill Huggins, Richard Zschiedrich and Kevin Adams.
FAITH CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME SOUTH, 100 Beverly Pkwy, is in charge of arrangements. You may express your condolences online at www.fcfhs.com
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Faith Chapel Funeral Homes - South Chapel
100 Beverly Parkway Pensacola, FL 32505
Published in Pensacola News Journal on Jan. 5, 2014