Betty Jean Tolliver Thacker, 77, entered into rest December 19, 2011, at her residence.
She was born October 7, 1934, in Kingsport, Sullivan Co TN.After marrying and traveling the world, she returned to reside here in 1970.
She was a member of Bethel Presbyterian Church and was a homemaker.
Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Harlie A. Thacker; her parents, Alonzo and Alice June Tolliver; two brothers, Ronald Tolliver and Kenneth Tolliver; and one sister, Carol.
Survivors include one daughter, June Addington, of Kingsport, TN; one son, James Franklin Thacker, of Kingsport, TN; two grandchildren, Megan Addington, of Kingsport, TN, and Lori Malone and husband David, of Nashville, TN.
The family will receive friends Thursday, December 22, 2011, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., at Bethel Presbyterian Church, with a memorial service to follow at 6 p.m.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, December 23, 2011, at Mountain Home National Cemetery, Mountain Home, TN.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bethel Presbyterian Church. To leave a condolence to the family, please visit