Swain Funeral Home announces the death of Betty Reeves Sellers, 80, of Baxley, who died Monday, January 25, 2021 at Appling Healthcare System.

Mrs. Sellers was born April 17, 1940 in Appling County to the late James E. Reeves and the late Eunice Stone Reeves.  She was a member of Melton’s Chapel United Methodist Church where she also attended the Helen Sellers Circle. Mrs. Sellers was a seamstress and a homemaker.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Sellers was preceded in death by her brothers, W.M. Reeves, J.C. Reeves and sisters, Ethel Hipps, Christine Murray and Eveline Peacock.

Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Alvin Sellers of Baxley; daughters and a son-in-law, Belinda Sellers and Karen and Buddy Taylor all of Baxley; sons and daughters-in-law, Dwain and Susan Sellers of Baxley and Daren and Stephanie Sellers of Hazlehurst. Grandchildren, Kacie Hulett, Candyce Sellers, Michael Sellers, Aryn Sellers, Callie Taylor and Cole Taylor; great grandchildren, Ashton Hulett, Chase Hulett and Tripp Sellers also survive.

A graveside service was held Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Melton’s Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Danita Knowles officiating.

Active pallbearers were Michael Sellers, Tripp Sellers, Aryn Sellers, Cole Taylor, Matthew Hulett, Ashton Hulett and Chase Hulett.

Musical selections were rendered by Mitchell Reeves.

Remembrances may be made to Melton’s Chapel Church Building Fund 136 Altamaha School Road, Baxley, Ga. 31513 or Charity of Choice.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.