Mt. Vernon Register-News

December 26, 2012

Elizabeth Baltzell


MT. VERNON — — Elizabeth Ann (Betty) Baltzell, 81, of Ewing, passed away at 3:50 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at her home.

She was born in Jefferson County on March 21, 1931, the daughter of Carl and Rosie (Moss) Clinton.

Mrs. Baltzell was a member of the Ina Free Will Baptist Church. She married Byford Baltzell on Oct. 31, 1947, and he survives.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by daughter, Marsha Webb of Ewing; granddaughter, Angie Smith of New Brunsfel, Texas; grandson, Carl Webb and wife Jennifer of Benton; three great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; two brothers, Melvin Clinton of Ina and Tom Clinton and wife Ann of Woodlawn; sister, Roberta England of Lewistown; sister-in-law, Ruth Clinton of Olney; and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Baltzell was preceded in death by her parents; son-in-law, Dennis Webb; sister, Geneva Clinton; brother, James Clinton; sister-in-law, Ruby Clinton; brother-in-law, Charles England; and several aunts and uncles.

Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Johnston Funeral Home in Ina with Bro. David Shores officiating. Burial will be in the Kirk Cemetery in Ina.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. tonight at the Johnston Funeral Home in Ina.

For those who wish, memorials may be made to the SSM Hospice of the Good Samaritan or to the Kirk Cemetery and will be accepted at the funeral home.