Elizabeth "Betty" Boyd Rawls
November 19, 1932 - June 13, 2020
Elizabeth “Betty” Boyd Rawls, age 87 and a native of Bogalusa, LA, passed away on June 13, 2020.
She was the widow of Osber Clifton “Cliff” Rawls and was preceded in death by her parents, Dwight A. Boyd and Elizabeth Fowler Boyd; her son, George Aubrey Rawls, Sr.; and son-in-law, Henry Clay Howell IV.
Survivors include her daughters, Melinda R. Howell of Jackson, LA and Sarah R. Davis of Bogalusa, LA; and son-in-law, K. Scott Davis also of Bogalusa. She is also survived by a sister, Barbara “Bobbie” Boyd Cantrell and brother-in-law, Marvin “Pot” Cantrell of Bogalusa. Her surviving grandchildren, their spouses, and children include Joshua and Brooke Davis with Scott and Bennett; Aubrey and Tonya Rawls with Gavin; Henry and Ariane Howell with Henry VI and Eleanor; Jacob and Christa Davis with Jonathan, Christopher, and Ava; Nathan and Shelley Davis with Haven and Sage; and Clara E. Howell.
Services will be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m. and continue until service begins at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Ponemah Cemetery. Rev. Greg Whaley will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church Bogalusa.