Betty "Granny" Evans Waddell 1931-2015

Betty “Granny” Evans Waddell, 84, of Flatwoods, KY passed away on Monday, October 26, 2015, at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, KY.

Mrs. Waddell was born on April 28, 1931; a daughter of the late Fred Douglas and Eva Jane Stephenson Evans.  She was also preceded in death by: her husband, Carl R. Waddell, Sr., a son, Carl R. Waddell, Jr., son-in-law, William Kent Marie, five sisters: Agnes Conn, Louise Mays, Almeda Crum, Janice Reynolds, and Shirley Middleton; three brothers: Fred Evans, Jr., Warren Dee Evans, and Eric Evans.

Mrs. Waddell was a homemaker and of the Baptist Faith.

Her memory will be cherished by her children:  Patricia Marie and Connie Daniels, both of Flatwoods, KY, and Keith (Sonia) Waddell of Columbus, OH; a daughter-in-law, Lee Waddell of Catlettsburg, KY, a brother, Jan (Darline) Evans of Mansfield, OH; two sister-in-laws: Phyllis Evans of Olive Hill, KY and Opal Evans of Grayson, KY; nine grandchildren: Christopher Waddell, Michael (Kate) Daniels, James “Bo” (Lisa) McDaniel, Gary (Jessica) Daniels, Jr., Rod (Holly) McDaniel, Nikki Waddell, Jessica Waddell, Carla Waddell, and Kaycee Waddell; thirteen precious great grandchildren, including Alyssa, who lived with her for several years.

The funeral will be at 2 PM on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods, KY with Dr. Tom Melvin officiating.  Burial will follow at Tick Ridge Cemetery in Olive Hill, KY. Visitation will be from 12 PM until service time on Thursday.  Condolences may be left at


#5 Barry Hall 2015-10-28 07:23
May God be with this family in there up most time of need, Oive Hill, Ky
#4 Angie & The Vances 2015-10-27 23:16
Patty,Connie,an d Keith: Betty was a wonderful friend that we cherished so much. She was always a second mother to all of us, most admired and most honored. We were very blessed to have her and all of you in our lives. We are sure she has found her place in heaven. Love and peace.
#3 Dwight Vance 2015-10-27 14:42
Patty, Connie and Keith and the large extended family of Betty. With fond memories I extend my condolences to all of you. My childhood and young adult life is filled with memories of the many kindnesses Betty extended to our close families. She has surely earned her reward in heaven. She will be missed by many of us who will see her again. Your old friend, Dale Vance
#2 Debbi Bailey 2015-10-27 08:49
I am so sorry about the loss of your mother. She will be missed by many. Please know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers.
#1 Tracee Bradley 2015-10-27 00:21
So sorry to hear of the loss of Aunt Betty. May God wrap his loving,comforti ng arms around you all. With much love, Josh and Tracee Bradley

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