Velma Wylie Beatty
Member of Gardenside Baptist Church
Velma Wylie Beatty, 88, widow of James (BI) Beatty, died Dec. 2, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Ethel Hay and Henry Wylie. She retired from ARH. She was a Kentucky Colonel and a member of Gardenside Baptist Church. Survivors include son, Gary (Barbara) Beatty; daughter, Karen Beatty (Billy Treadway); grandsons, Jathan Laney, Stephen, Eric and Alan Beatty; one brother, Bernard (Janis) Wylie; special cousin, Denton Willis; and her sweet nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by grandson, Aubrey Laney and brothers, Glendell Wylie and Bobby Wylie.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home. Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery with the following serving as pallbearers, Jathan Laney, Stephen Beatty, Eric Beatty, Alan Beatty, Pete Wylie and Jerry Wylie. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association (www.alz.org). Special thanks to Bluegrass Care Navigators, Best Friends, and Carla Guthrie. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tuckeryocumwilson.com.