Betty Jo Railey Keil, age 86, of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
She was born on September 30, 1930 in Williford, Arkansas and was the oldest of three children. Betty was a loving mother and grandmother and was preceded in death by her husband, William Jackson Railey in 1980, her second husband, Harry Earl Keil in 1990, her mother, Earline Carron in 1992 and her oldest daughter, Jane Ann Railey Clear in 2014.
Betty is survived by her children: sons, James Hunter Railey and wife Kathy of Katy, Texas, Randall Jackson Railey and wife Janet of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas and daughter, Debra Jo Railey Eberhart and husband James of Smithville, Georgia.
She is also survived by 9 grandchildren: Jacqueline Coffman and husband William; David Iman and wife Jude; Karen Railey Ruiz, Jason Matthew Railey, and Brian Jackson Railey; Judd Randall Railey and wife Ashley, Candi Railey Buell and husband Jason; Katie Railey and Shawnda Jo Johnson and Nathaniel Jarvis.
Betty has 17 great grandchildren: Katherine Michelle Ruiz, Luke Hunter Ruiz; Landen David Railey and Lilah Grace Railey; Phillip Jason Boswell, Janell Elaine Boswell and Carolyn Ann Boswell; Brooklyn Iman; Taylor Dean, Keaton Jarvis, Karina and Nyla Johnson; Blair Jarvis; and Bethany, Garhett, Madison and Peyton Buell. She is survived by her brother, Benny Carron and Wife Darlene of Roanoke, Indiana and sister, Donna Smith and husband Jack of Anderson, Indiana; and brother-in-law, Bill Railey of Gladstone, Missouri.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at Doty Family Funeral Chapel, 903 Third Street, Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas. Visitation with the family will be held at 12:00 PM until service time. Interment will follow at the Williford Cemetery in Williford, Arkansas.
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral and Memorial Service in Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas.