Betty J. Dorney, age 83, of Yazoo City passed away Monday, June 15, 2020 at the Martha Coker Green Homes. A homemaker, she was a member of Eden Baptist Church, born September 21, 1936 in Yazoo County to Jim and Edna Crow Sims. Survivers 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 18th at 11:00 am at the Central Holmes Cemetery on Dover Road in Yazoo County. Rev. Gary Henderson will officiate. Pallbearers will be Christopher Russell, Scott Russell, Kevin Strickland, Jay Bennett, Daniel McMillan and Timothy McMillan.
Central Holmes Cemetery