Betty L Welch, 91 of Powhatan VA passed away May 12, 2023.
She was born in Athens AL, daughter of the late Elmer W Davis Sr and Florence R Brightwell.
She leaves to cherish her memory 3 daughters, Gwen Welch of Sophia NC, Charlene Williams of Cumberland VA and Melissa Welch of Powhatan VA; Seven grandchildren: Jai Welch, Ray Morris (Megan), David Welch, Brittany Williams (Jacob), Alysha Morris (John), Brent Williams (Julie) and Harley Lee. Eight great-grand children: Brantley, Liam, Bryce, Luke, Ryleigh, Harper, Kayleigh and Jack.
Betty married the late William Welch in 1954. She retired from the Department of Corrections after serving as a James River Correctional Officer. She is preceded in death by her husband, William Welch; her siblings: Elmer Davis SR; Royce Davis; James Davis SR; Wayne Davis; Nellie Lockaby and Bobbie Joe Davis.
Per her wishes a private family memorial will be scheduled for a later date with interment in Amelia Veteran's Cemetery Amelia VA. In place of flowers, please consider donating to your local hospice center, fire department or rescue squad on her behalf.