Betty Herndon Putt, 83, passed away on January 8, 2013 at Attala Nursing Home in Kosciusko. She was a retired sales clerk for Smith & Byars Menswear and attended Fellowship Baptist Church in Starkville.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clifton Herndon and Hattie Mae Barnette Herndon; husband, Louie Aylon Putt; and sister, Marie Simonds.
She is survived by a daughter, Carolyn Phelps (James) of Bartlett, TN; sons, Mike Putt (Linda) of Senatobia, Rodney Putt (Karen) of Kosciusko; and Bruce Putt (Wendy) of Flowood; grandchildren, Jimmy, Jason, and Jon Phelps, Melissa Flaskamp, Mandy Shipman, Aylon Putt, Lindsay Dickerson, and Taylor, Harrison, and Julia Putt; and great grandchildren, Noah Flaskamp, Jessica, Jordan, Taylor, and Jack Phelps, Mary Margaret and Sam Shipman, Cooper Putt, and Brett and Makynlee Dickerson.
Visitation for Mrs. Putt was held Wednesday, January 9, 2013 from 5-7 p.m. at Welch Funeral Home in Starkville, and then on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 12-1 p.m. with the funeral service immediately following in the funeral home chapel.
Rev. Barry Corbett will conduct the service. Burial will be in New Harmony Cemetery in New Albany.
Memorial donations may be made to Fellowship of Christian Athletes, MSU/District 4 FCA, P. O. Box 5327, Mississippi State, MS 39762.
You can go online and sign the guest register at: www.welchfuneralhomes.com.