Velma Lois Batts an angel on earth gained her wings on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Mrs. Batts was born September 9, 1926 in Limestone County, she was a member of Poplar Creek Baptist Church, and she was retired from the Dry Cleaning business after 51 years. Services will be 2PM Thursday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Tim Anderson and Jerry Batts officiating, burial in Poplar Creek Cemetery, visitation is from 11AM until service Thursday at Spry Funeral Home. Survivors: Daughter: Sherry Batts of Athens, Grandsons: Jason Paul Batts of Athens, and Brandon Chad Batts of Athens, Sister: Lorene Brown of Decatur, AL, and several Nieces and Nephews. Preceded in death by Husband: Rolly Batts, Son: Paul Batts. Pallbearers will be Mark Zirbel, Mike Blakely, Allen Craig, Randy King, Scott Bobo and Jack Batts. Jerry Ezell will be Honorary Pallbearer.
Published on February 7, 2017