of Marshall, AR
June 25, 1940 - February 1, 2021
Betty Lou Jackson Milam, age 80 of Marshall, Arkansas passed from this life on Monday, February 1st, 2021 at her home with family at her side. She was born in Marshall, Arkansas on June 25th, 1940 to Georgia Atlas Jackson and Mirl Ophelia Wilson Jackson.Betty was a long-time member of Marshall Assembly of God Church. Her praying spirit and servant's heart will be greatly missed by her church family. She loved attending church and thought of each member as family. Betty was a homemaker. Cooking and caring for her family brought her much joy. She enjoyed traveling, quilting and going camping with her grandkids. Her family was the center of her world. Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Darwin Dempsey Milam of the home; her children, Teresa Laffoon (Aubrey) of Harriet, Gregory Milam (Joanna Zeigler) of Witts Springs and Kimberly Fountain (Russ) of Tilly; grandchildren, Dempsey Vickers (Wendy) of Dover, Gary Vickers (Sarah) of Russellville, Emmett Fountain of Tilly and Everett Fountain, also of Tilly; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Bill Jackson (Donna) of Marshall; and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends who will also mourn her passing.Betty is preceded in death by her parents, Georgia and Mirl Jackson; and one sister, Patsy Sue Jackson Duncan.Funeral services for Betty will be 10:00 AM Friday, February 5th, 2021 at Marshall Assembly of God Church with Bro. Sam Horton officiating. Special music will be performed by Kim Horton and John Richmond. Visitation will be 9:00 till 10:00 AM preceding the service. Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery. Bearers will be Dempsey Vickers, Gary Vickers, Lucas Vickers, Cody Vickers, Austin Turner and Aiden Turner. Honorary bearers will be Mitchell Vickers and Bailey Vickers.Roller-Coffman Funeral Home is complying with the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines for COVID-19 and limiting indoor funeral and visitation attendance to 2/3 capacity at one time. We are practicing social distancing and have limited seating. All attendees must provide and wear their own masks before entering.Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we are practicing social distancing at our graveside services and all patrons are required to provide and wear their own masks. Anyone with underlying health conditions are advised to please stay home. You may sign our online guestbook on our website: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/marshall
Greg, sending prayers for comfort...from the Kelley s.
So sorry to hear of Bettyâ€™s passing. I will always remember her kindness. I will say a prayer for your family.
Our sympathies to all the family in the loss of your loved one. Prayers and careing thoughts also go to Teresa and Aubrey Laffoon. My special memories go back to Teresa's great grandmother Ina Wilson my neighbor, Betty's grandmother and Mirls mother. I was a little girl at the time I knew Mrs Wilson, and Mirl. I went to school with Billy Charles. Ina and her family were a good example to me as a child. I will always remember the happy times spent at her house when Mirl would bring her kids over to visit . May you all have comfort at this time. Marinda and Rick Holliman
Praying for Dempsey and his entire family.
We cannot be there today, but you are all on our hearts and have been in our prayers during this journey. We loose the peace and comfort of the Lord to you and know Jesus is keeping you through this and will bind up your broken hearts, until you see her again. Love you
Sorry for your loss. Will keep you in my prayers . Mj
So, sorry Teresa. Keeping you in my prayers.
So sorry for your loss.
My heart is so sad to hear about sweet cousin Betty. Sending Love and prayers to you all at this hard time. Rhonda Rowlett
I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Iâ€™m so sorry to hear this!!! Betty was a sweet cousin.
Such a sad loss of a wonderful woman in our family. My heart just aches for her children and grand children. sending all our love and prayers Shellie Jerry Chloe Evan and Haley
I will always have fond memories of this sweet woman May she rest in peace.
Sorry to hear this
Betty was a very special lady who I always thought a lot of. I will always cherish the memories spent at her house while I was a teenager. Praying for you guys during this time! Hold to the promise of seeing her again!! Love to all!
What a wonderful woman! Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May your memories bring you comfort in the days ahead.
We are so sorry to hear about Betty passing away. She was such a sweet person. We send you all our deepest sympathy and prayers.
So deeply sorry for your loss. Always enjoyed our time when we came to visit. Please send my condolences to the family.
We are praying for peace and comfort for your family. Betty was a very sweet woman! She will be missed! We love yâ€™all! God bless you all!
Prayers for the family
So sorry for your loss she was always talking and laughing,she was a good person.
Prayers for your family after the loss of your mother.
Teresa , Kim and Family so sorry for your loss I loved your Mom she was a wonderful person praying for comfort
Granny Betty was a beautiful person,her heart was full of our Heavenly Fatherâ€™s love , a heart of gold ,Heaven shines even brighter with her there .my deepest condolences to her family â¤ï¸!!!
So sorry for your loss. Love and prayers sent your way
My deepest condolences for each of you. Aunt Betty was one of the kindest, genuine & caring ladies ever. She will be missed by all. Hugs & Prayer...love you all!!!
Aunt Betty's beautiful soul will be deeply missed here on Earth. ðŸ’› I'm so grateful for the blessing of knowing her. Hugs, love and prayers for our sweet family.
So sorry for your loss. Betty was such a kind person. Prayers for the family.
My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. I am thankful for the many hours spent in church with sister Betty. I know where sheâ€™s at now and know I will see her again one day. She was a blessing to so many.
Prayers for Dempsey and the entire family.
So sorry would love to come. But Mom not able but she is very sad. We Love you guys.
So sorry to hear of her passing. I was blessed to have known her and visit with her.
Im so sorry for the loss of Granny Betty. She was the most wonderful woman ive ever met and for her to be the great grandmother to my children has been a true blessing. We will love her always. Stacey, Todd and Gages Lybbert and Mitchell and Bailey Vickers.
We are sorry for your families loss. Praying for comfort at this time.
We should all pray to be more like this sweet women. My heart goes out to her family in this time of sorrow. God Bless you all.
We pray God will give you comfort during this sad time. Betty was a precious lady with such a sweet spirit. We will miss seeing her and visiting with her at the grocery store. We have always loved her very much. We are so thankful we will be seeing her again someday. Your family is forever in our hearts and prayers. Love, John & Linda Watts
I remember Betty always ready to help anyone who needed it and was a wonderful Christian woman and a good cook!!! Prayers for all of you.
So very sorry for the families loss. She was always such a sweet lady!! Prayers!!