Betty J. Dorney, 83 of Yazoo City passed away Monday June 15, 2020 at The Martha Coker Green House Homes. A Homemaker she was a member of Eden Baptist Church, born September 21, 1936 in Yazoo County to Jim and Edna Crow Sims.
Survivors include her son; Billy Ray Strickland, daughters Virginia Smith, Ann McMillan, and Robin Cantrell all of Yazoo City, 16 grandchildren, 51 great grandchildren, and 15 great great grandchildren.
Betty was preceded in death by a son; John Strickland, great-great granddaughter Sophia Bennett and her parents.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions there will not be a public visitation.
Graveside services under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home will be held Thursday, June 18 at 11 a.m. at Central Holmes Cemetery on Dover Road in Yazoo County. Rev. Gary Henderson will officiate.
Serving as pallbearers are Christopher Russell, Scott Russell, Kevin Strickland, Jay Bennett, Daniel McMillan and Timothy McMillan.