Betty was born in Birmingham, Alabama, on Oct. 6, 1933. She left for her heavenly home on Saturday, December 16, 2017. She was proceeded in death by her mother, Willie L. Dorough; father, Clarence O. Dorough; brother, Herbert Leon Dorough; husband, James Alvin Glover; and late husband, Lee Edward Franklin. Betty was a member of Gardendale Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church and the Open Door Sunday School Class. She was employed by Mutual LIfe Insurance for 27 years and retired from the U. S. Postal Service after 21 years. Betty was also an Avon Representative for 35 years. Betty is survived by step-daughters, Kristie Bradley (Richard) and Kay Matin (Stacy); stepsons, Rex Franklin (Mary) and Jody Franklin (Carol); along with several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be this Wednesday, conducted by Pastor Mike Pope and Gardendale Ridouts. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. and service at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery.
Published on December 18, 2017