Mrs. Betty Jean Lanier, 72, passed away at her home in Sneads, Florida, after bravely fighting a lengthy illness, Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was a lifelong resident of Sneads, Florida and was surrounded by her loving husband and many of her family and her dear companion puppy, “Lady” as she journeyed to her Lord and Savior. She was a member of the El Bethel Assembly of God Church of Grand Ridge, Florida, loved to fish, grow flowers in her garden and “shop”. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her as family and friend.
Betty is survived by her husband, David Lanier of Sneads, Florida; her two daughters, Elisabeth “Becky” Goss and her husband Frank of Lynn Haven, Florida and Sherry Robinson of Grand Ridge, Florida; a son, Carlis Raymond Johnson and his wife Andria of Panama City, Florida; one sister Vivian “Nan” Brown of Sneads and a brother, Isac “Buddy” Neel and his wife Linda of Sneads; also eleven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Betty was preceded in death by a husband, Carlis R. Johnson, Sr. , her parents Dolly E. and Isia W. Neel and a sister, Norma J. Harper.
Visitation with the family will take place at Lanier-Andler Funeral Home in Sneads, Florida, Thursday, July 27, 2017, from 5:00 till 7:00 PM CST with Funeral Services commencing Friday, July 28, 2017, 11:00 AM CST, at El Bethel Assembly of God Church with Rev. Clinton Howell and Rev. Juno Douglas along with Shane Mercer officiating. Committal and Interment Services will follow at Cow Pen Pond Cemetery North of Grand Ridge, Florida.
Lanier-Andler Funeral Home of Sneads is in charge of arrangements. PH 850-593-9900.