Betty “Boop” Brittain

March 20, 2013

Betty “Boop” Brittain 87, of Frankfort, IN, died at 4:17 p.m. March 20, 2013 at the home of her son, near Forest, IN. Born August 16, 1925 in Frankfort, IN to Virgil Morphew & Myrtle (Gaunt) Williams. She married George Allen Brittain on March 8, 1941 in Frankfort, IN and he preceded her in death on January 4, 1995. Mrs. Brittain attended Frankfort Schools and lived in Frankfort her entire life. She retired from Unelectric, and after retiring, she worked at Harmesons Manufacturing. She was of the Christian Faith. Betty enjoyed bingo, casinos, camping, fishing, euchre, flea markets and was an avid collector of “Betty Boop”.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2013 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Family services will be held at Union Baptist Church, with burial in Albright Cemetery, Kokomo, IN. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Guardian Angel Hospice.

Survived by:

1 Daughter: Donna (Lee) Wallace of Frankfort, 4 Sons: George ‘Ben’ (Jane) Brittain of Kokomo, Dale A. Brittain of Forest, Richard W. (Etta) Brittain of Frankfort, Larry J. (Betsy) Brittain of Lafayette, Gentleman Friend: Don Reid of Frankfort, 11 Grandchildren, 33 Great Grandchildren and 9 Great Great Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, daughter-in-law Carolyn S. Brittain in Feb. 2012 and 3 brothers.


7 Condolences for “Betty “Boop” Brittain”

  1. Shelley Bonebrake March 21, 2013 at 7:20 pm

    Larry and Betsy and family

    Please know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers. If there is anything Denny an I can do please don’t hesitate to call.

    Sincerely an with our love

    Denny and Shelley Bonebrake

  2. Tana Austin March 22, 2013 at 4:28 am

    My heart goes out to all of you, Betty was an amazing women! I remember when I was young seeing her at the bingo hall with my grandma and then later on getting to sit and talk to her while getting some medical care. She always had a smile on her face and a contagious laugh! God Bless!!

  3. Ron & Erilda (Chanadams) Coleman March 22, 2013 at 12:48 pm

    Dear family
    So sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Know you will miss her. God Bless. Ron & Erilda – Foley, AL

  4. Carolyn Williams March 22, 2013 at 1:06 pm

    Tim, Michelle, Brandon, Stephanie, Dick and Etta,
    I am so sorry for your loss. It is not easy when a loved one is called home. I am praying for God to comfort you during this time..Love to each of you..

  5. Troy & Crystal Dillingham March 22, 2013 at 1:55 pm

    Dick, Etta, & family,
    We are sorry to hear of your loss of your mother. It is never easy to lose someone you love. We will be keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers in the coming days.

  6. Jim Bogan March 25, 2013 at 1:56 pm

    Dear Family,

    I’m sorry for your loss. It’s been many years since I had any contact with any of you but I remember the times at Kirklin. May God bless you at this special time.

  7. Travis Brown March 29, 2013 at 5:27 am

    I miss you my great grandmother… Its been sometime since I talked to you or seen you, but I have thought about you quite often. I love you “Gram-Gram”… Travis G Brown

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