Betty Waters, age 65, of Whitley City, passed away Wednesday, March 2, 2022, at the Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset, Kentucky.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. in the chapel of McCreary County Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Taylor Ridge Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Born in Somerset, Kentucky, on May 1, 1956, she was the daughter of the late Clarence Perry and Ann (Richmond) Bryant. Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Marvin Perry.
Surviving family include daughter, Carla Canada (Roy Bryant) of Burnside, Kentucky, also Mikayla Coffey (Coleman) whom she thought of as a daughter, a son, Daniel Canada (Heather) of Whitley City, three brothers: Steve Perry (Shirley) of Williamsburg, KY, Larry Golden of Florida, and Ray Golden of Georgia, two sisters: Debbie Perry Shelley (Ronnie) of Stearns, and Jackie Stephens of Burnside, and companion, Carl Canada of Whitley City.
There are three grandchildren: Kemisha Mendez (Mario), Donovan Buis (Gabby Tucker), and Devon Buis, and four great grandchildren: Khloe Bryant, Trinidad Bryant, Treyson Bryant and Oakland Buis, and one on the way.
Betty had been a member of the Sand Hill United Baptist Church and had worked at McCreary Manufacturing (shirt factory). She enjoyed fishing and camping, going to yard sales, and coloring with her daughter. She loved her family dearly and her dog Cricket. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the funeral home to assist with funeral expenses.
McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arranagements.