Betty B. Koehn, 89, went to be with the Lord Thursday, June 21, 2018.
She was a longtime member of First Christian Church in Morristown where she taught Sunday School for many years. She also served as Secretary/Treasurer of the Best years Senior Grove for over 20 years. She was a member of the WMU and the Ladies Reading Circle. Betty graduated from Doak High School in Greeneville, Tn. and the Greeneville Business College. She worked for Massengill McCrary Gregg for over 30 years. Preceded in death by her son, Lynn Smith of Jacksonville, FL; parents, Paul and Fanny Byerley; sisters, Carol Lyke; Dorothy Rideout and Jane Seaver; brother, Paul “Bud” Byerley.
She is survived by her husband of 36 years, Elmer Koehn; niece, Brenda Merhar of Seymour, TN; daughter-in-law, Joyce Smith; granddaughters, Ginny Hartley and Audrey Akers; grandson, Drew Smith; as well as 3 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 Monday, June 25, 2018 in the East Chapel of Allen Funeral Home prior to the service at 7:00 with Reverend Ray Sweet officiating. Graveside services will be 11am,Tuesday, June 26, 2018 in Oak Grove Cemetery in Greeneville, Tn.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to First Christian Church; 155 Parker Road; Morristown, Tn. 37813.