, Corbin, KY


January 24, 2013

Elizabeth Saylor


Elizabeth “Betty” Saylor, age 88, passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at the Community Hospice Center in Ashland.

Born in Goodwine, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Robert and LuLa Vaughn East.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Saylor; son, Cecil Johnson; daughter, Patsy Geyer; brothers, Hubert, Ray, Roy and Robert East; several brothers- and sisters-in-law; and animals, Buddy and Kit, all of which have welcomed her home.

She will be missed by her brother, Ralph East (wife Irene); daughter-in-law, Patsy Johnson; son-in-law, Herman Geyer; sisters-in-law, Opal Gwyddioniaid (husband Taliesin) and Linda Lowery (husband Dewey); brothers-in-law, Hurskin Saylor and E.C. Brock (wife Gay); five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; seven great-great grandchildren; and several nephews who called her Aunt Sis.

Funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday, Jan. 26th, at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Resthaven Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until noon on Saturday, Jan. 26th, at the funeral home.

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