Betty Jo Compton Lewis

Jul. 29, 2013 @ 11:41 PM

Betty Jo Compton Lewis, born January 23, 1932 went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 27, 2013. She was a member of Hills Creek Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Sam Compton, Sr. and Flora Compton; siblings, Edith Gibson, Reba Compton, Marie Hudson, Trula Creswell, Lucille Ward, Bea Compton, Pauline Trentham, Herb Compton.

Survivors: Son, Elmer (Butch) Helton, Jr. and wife Mary Ann, Eric Helton; Daughters, Michelle Helton Johnson and husband Brian, Sherrie Helton Cardwell and husband Ronnie, Eula Denise Bush and husband Joseph; Grandchildren, Stephanie Carr, Mitchell Cardwell, Amanda Helton, Chelsey Owens, Kayla Cardwell, Charlie Smith, Courtney Johnson, Cora Smith, David Smith, Michael Headrick, Emily Headrick; Great-grandchildren, Abigail Carr, Zoey Cardwell; Brother, Sam Compton, Jr.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic, 312 Prince Street, Sevierville, TN 37862.

The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Wednesday with funeral service to follow at 7 PM in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home. Rev. Lowell Wilson and Rev. Brian Huff officiating. Family and friends will meet 11 AM Thursday in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens with Rev. Greg Watson officiating. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.