Sunday, April 1, 1934 - Monday, August 23, 2021
Mrs. Betty Endicott of Hartford went home to be with the Lord Monday, August 23, 2021, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was 87.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 26, 2021, in the chapel of Sorrells Funeral Home in Slocomb with Rev. Les Hughes and Rev. Bruce Spivey officiating.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until service time.
Flowers will be accepted or Betty requested contributions be made in her memory to Hartford Fire and Rescue and the Hartford Baptist Church.
The family sincerely requests that all family and friends in attendance at the funeral service wear masks.
Mrs. Endicott was born in Samson, Alabama on April 1, 1934, the second child of the late Benjamin Curtis and Leila Wilson Thorne. Betty was a loving sister of six other siblings. She graduated from Geneva High School in 1952 and was employed with the phone company in Geneva and Dothan. Betty met the love of her life, Alan Endicott, and they were married in 1959. A daughter, Kecia was born in 1960 and a son, Jack in 1964. Alan was serving in the United States Marine Corps and Betty followed her “Marine” around the country before settling in Hartford after his retirement. Betty worked at Adana’s Florist for several years; as well as at the Hartford Child Development Center until the young age of 80. She helped raise and feed many children during her time there. Betty touched many lives during her 87 years and will be dearly missed.
In addition to her parents, a son, Jack Curtis Endicott; an infant daughter, Felicia; and a brother, Rudolph Thorne, all preceded her in death.
Those who will miss her greatly include her loving husband of 61 years, Alan Endicott; daughter, Kecia Endicott Heath and her husband Bill; granddaughters: Breanna Endicott and Felicia Heath; grandsons: Christian Cox and Cade Heath; sisters: Jan Sconyers, Verlon Thompson, and Annette Walker; brothers: Don Thorne and Charles Thorne; many nieces; nephews; and other extended family and friends.