Betty Erwin Boswell, beloved wife of Dr. W. LeRoy Boswell, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. She was born in Marvell on Jan. 8, 1925.
Betty was a faithful member of the First United Methodist Church of Lexington, Ky. At the church, she was a member of the Belle Bennett Circle and helped deliver communion to shut-ins. She was a lover of gardening and was a past-president of the Town and Country Garden Club. She also loved playing bridge, bowling and tennis.
In addition to her husband of 63 years, she leaves two daughters and their families, Patricia and Fred Mullins of Antioch, Tenn. and Barbara and Oscar Wiygul of Fairfax, Va.; six grandchildren; and a great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her son, Lee Boswell.
Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15 at Milward-Southland. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Lexington Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 301 E Main St # 100, Louisville, KY 40202 or the First United Methodist Church, 200 W High St, Lexington, KY 40507. www.milwardfuneral.com.