Betty Ezell
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Obituary of Betty Ezell

Age 77, of Hermitage, TN passed away June 16, 2017.  She was born May 22, 1940, to the late Denver and Offie Moore of Gadsden, Alabama.

Preceded in death by parents; brother, Norman Moore; sisters, Billie Dean Entrekin and Wallace Calhoun; dear friend, Ella Lester.

Survived by husband, James "Jim" Ezell of Hermitage, TN; sister, Lou Ann (Douglas) Booth of Jasper, AL; sister-in-law, Jaunita Moore; aunts, Frances Hooper of Cullman, AL, Vinette McDuffie of Jasper, TX; cousins and extended families and Jim's sisters and brothers.

Many dear nieces and nephews survive and are the treasure of her life.  She was so very proud of them and so looked forward to those times when they could be together.

Betty was a native of Gadsden, AL, later moving to Nashville and began her career at Lifeway Christian Resources.  She is a long-time member of New Hope Baptist Church where she and Jim served for many years.  She was the proud honorary "Granny" to many children/families...Betty's friendship was one to mentor.

Visitation will be held from 2 PM until service tim at 4 PM on Saturday, June 17, 2017, at New Hope Baptist Church, 6010 S New Hope Road, Hermitage, TN.  Entombment, Woodlawn South Mausoleum, 10 AM Monday, June 19, 2017.