Betty Jane Lambert, 81, of Cherokee’s Towstring community went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020. A native of Cherokee, she was the daughter of the late Tilson and Bessie Bradley Beck.
She was a member of Towstring Baptist Church.
Betty was preceded in death by her brothers, Jim and Bob Beck; and her sisters, Patsy Lambert, Nell Crowe and Peg Fortner.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Rev. Ray Lambert; children, Tony Lambert (Susan), J.T. Lambert (Angel), Ray Lambert, Jr. (Gasiya), Danny Lambert (Krista), and Bobby Lambert (Alysia); 14 grandchildren; and sisters, Zena Lawhon and Amanda Lee Bevis.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Crisp Funeral Home. Revs. Glen and Jerry Bradley officiated with burial in the Towstring Cemetery.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.