Betty J. Lively, 68, of Osceola, died Nov. 21, 2004, at Baptist Hospital in Osceola. She was a homemaker, of United Pentecostal belief, and lived in Osceola for 38 years, formerly of Newport.
She is survived by her husband, Billy Lively of the home; three sisters, Julia Baker of Osceola, Clara Rush of Jonesboro, and Sally Bullough of Blytheville; two brothers, Clarence Medlin of Lake City and Bobby Medlin of Jonesboro.
She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Henry and Luella Medlin, and a sister, Margaret Anderson.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Pentecostal Church of Jonesboro with Rev. Joey Ethridge officiating. Burial was in Garden Point Cemetery at Etowah. Gregg Funeral Home of Monette was in charge of arrangements.
Nephews served as pallbearers.