Mrs. Betty J. Rayder, age 84, of Tullahoma, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013, at Life Care Center in Tullahoma, TN. A native of Rockwood, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late James Blaine and Callie Ann Griffis Brasel. Mrs. Rayder was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed fishing, cooking, and spending time with her grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband Arthur Rayder, Jr. and seven brothers and sisters, all of Rockwood, Tennessee.
She is survived by a daughter Judy (Thomas) Burns of Estill Springs, Tn., two sons Bruce (Helen) Rayder of Louden, Tn., and Roger (Pam) Rayder of Winchester, Tn., one brother Don Brasel and a sister Helen Moore, both of Rockwood, Tn., six grandchildren Scott Rayder, Allison (Eric) DePetrio, Kelli (Butch) Mauldin, Brent (Shannon) Rayder, Ray (Ginny) Burns, Brooke (Kris) Kohlmeier, seven great grandchildren Blaine and Thane Burns, Hannah and Ashlynne Hullette, Savannah Rayder, Breanne Rayder, and Zachary DePetrio.
Visitation with the family will be Monday, March 18, 2013, from 5PM until 9PM at Tullahoma Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will begin at 2:00PM Tuesday, March 19, 2013, in the Tullahoma Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Jim Patton officiating.
Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Tullahoma, Tennessee.
Tullahoma Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Betty J. Rayder.