- Cullman, Alabama

January 3, 2013

Betty Jean Buchanan

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home

CULLMAN — Betty Jean Buchanan

Funeral services for Betty Jean Buchanan, 83, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Welti Cumberland Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Ray Lathem officiating, with interment in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church.

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Buchanan died Thursday, Jan. 3, at her residence. She was born April 11, 1929, in Cullman to W.H. and Eunice Stewart Basenberg. She worked for Mitch Smith Chevrolet.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ottis H. Buchanan; a sister, Mildred Amick; and a brother, James Basenberg.

Survivors include a son, Brad Buchanan; a daughter, Alice Butler; three grandchildren, Wyatt Buchanan, Scott Buchanan and Caiden Pruett; three sisters, Sarah Nell Sutton, Helen Allen and Brenda Livingston; a sister-in-law, June Conn; and a host of nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Welti Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.