Betty Ann Dukes Kilby, 88, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021 at Glenvue Health & Rehab under the care of Southern Care Hospice and surrounded by her family. She was born in Glennville, Georgia, September 24, 1933 to Troy and Cora Freeman Sikes and lived here all of her life. Betty was self employed in the child care industry and was a homemaker. She was a loving; caring mother and grandmother that loved to spend time with her family. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Frank Dukes, siblings, CJ Sikes, Hymie Sikes, Curtis Sikes, Annette Sikes, sons, Randy Dukes and Ricky Dukes, Sr.
She is survived by:
Grandchildren, Marie Beaupre (Lance) of Clyo, Georgia
Vicky Bruce (Brad) of Glennville, Georgia
Ricky Dukes, Jr. (Kasie) of Glennville, Georgia
Harley Bradley (Lawrence) of Reidsville, Georgia
Brother, Billy Sikes of Glennville, Georgia
Six Great Grandchildren, Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm, Sunday, November 21, 2021 at Brannen Kennedy Funeral Home. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 PM at the Chapel of Brannen Kennedy Funeral Home with Rev. Justin Ray officiating. Burial will be in Ebenezer Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Luke Reddish, Ricky Dukes, Jr. Brad Whitlow, Lance Beaupree, Hayden Beaupree, David Baxter.
Care and Services are entrusted to Brannen Kennedy Funeral Home of Glennville, Georgia