Betty Joyce Elliott
Betty Joyce Elliott
February 24, 1941 - November 4, 2021


Betty Joyce Elliott, 80, of Palatka passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center following a brief illness.

Betty was a native and lifelong resident of Palatka, having been born at home in Carraway. She was a member of Peniel Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her plants, cooking, and loved spending time with her kids and grandkids. In her younger years she enjoyed hunting with her husband.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Doyle Elliott; her parents, Leaston and Connie Waters; and two sisters, Carolyn Waters and Myrtice Cribbs.

Surviving are three daughters, Penny Adams (Roger) of Palatka, Hope Thomas (Robbie) of Palatka, and Rhonda Elliott of Satsuma; a brother, Bobby Gene Waters (Georgia) of Satsuma; a sister, Evelyn Corneal of Palatka; six grandchildren, Josh Williams (Lois); Justin Williams (Scarlett), Mikieal Thomas, Amanda Moore (Dalton), Jana Crabtree (Ben), and Ashton White; and twelve great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 8th at Masters Funeral Home in Palatka with Pastor Willie McKinnon III officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Etoniah Cemetery in Bardin.

Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed in her online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is charge of arrangements.

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