Sky Scene 06

Betty L. McElwain

February 15, 1930 ~ October 10, 2020 (age 90)


Betty L. McElwain, 90, formerly of Union Springs, passed away on Saturday October 10, 2020 at the Commons. She was the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary Hess Ramper. Betty worked at General Products in Union Springs for several years. She was also a sales representative for Avon Inc. for many years and custodian at Union Springs Elementary School. Betty was a member of Scipio Baptist Church. Her purpose in life was to help others but most of all she was devoted to her loving family.

She is survived by

Children:              Randy McElwain

                                Thomas McElwain

                                Timothy (Tammy) McElwain

                                William (Eileen) McElwain

                                Jacquelyn (Terry) Crane

                                Carol Fry

                                Cheri Vermeulen

16 grandchildren and several great grandchildren

In addition to her parents Betty was predeceased by her son H. Douglas McElwain, brother Andrew Ramper, and sisters Mary Lou Hoover and Joanna Garney

There will be a private graveside service for the family. The burial will be at Soule Cemetery in Sennett. Condolences may be at

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital,, or to charity of one’s choice.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Betty L. McElwain, please visit our floral store.


Private Services


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

© 2021 Brew Funeral Home & Shakelton Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy