Betty Jean Lawless

Mrs. Betty Jean Lawless, age 90 of Cottontown, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, December 3, 2022 at her residence. Mrs. Lawless was born on February 16, 1932 in Nashville, Tennessee to the late Cordell and Rena Goolsby.

Mrs. Lawless is survived by her children, Richard W. Lawless, Brenda Sue (Curtis) Jackson, and Charles A. Lawless; grandchildren, Kimberly (Johnny) Gomer and Benjamin (Cheryl) Lawless; great-grandchildren, Ashley Briley, Alyssa King, Lexi Zentz, Sydney Lawless, and Andrew Lawless; great-great-grandchildren, Abby Briley and Hudson Briley.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard H. Lawless.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, December 7th at 11:00 AM from the chapel of Sellars Family Heritage at Portland with Bro. Tony Willis officiating. Entombment will follow the service at Sumner Memorial Gardens with Richard Lawless, Andy Lawless, Ben Lawless, Johnny Gomer, William Campbell, and Danny Ragland serving as pallbearers. Visitation with the family will be Tuesday, December 6th from 3:00-8:00 PM, Wednesday, December 7th from 10:00 AM until time of service.

Arrangements by Sellars Family Heritage at Portland, 610 N. Broadway Street, Portland, TN 37148. (615)325-5010, obit line (615)325-9725. Online condolences can now be made at