The family of Betty Sue Pope Rabun are sad to announce her passing on February 18, 2018 at Crowne Nursing Home in Montgomery, Alabama. She was 88 years old. She is survived by one daughter, Donna Rabun Wilcox, a grandson Jeffrey Lawrence Wilcox (Amber) and two great grandchildren, Natalie Nicole Wilcox and Noah Lawrence Wilcox. Mrs. Rabun is also survived by one sibling, Eddie E. Pope as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, her beloved husband, Lawrence Stanley Rabun Jr., a daughter, Terri Rabun Hendrix and one sibling, Dorothy Pope Swain.
Mrs. Rabun was born and raised in Andalusia, Alabama. She received a high school diploma in 1947 from Andalusia High School. She also attended Troy State University. On May 9, 1953 she married the love of her life, Stanley Rabun and moved to Evergreen, Alabama. There, with Stanley, she raised her daughters Donna and Terri. In April of 1995 Betty and Stanley moved to Prattville, Alabama to be near their daughter Donna and grandson Jeff. Prattville is where she lived until recently entering a nursing home in Montgomery, Alabama last August.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, February 20 at Magnolia cemetery in Evergreen, Alabama with Cope Keahey Funeral Home directing. Rev. Edward Robinson officiating.