BETTY CLOWDUS CORNELIUS, 82, Opelika, formerly of Oneonta, died Feb. 11, 2019, at East Alabama Medical Center. Predeceasing her were husband Adrian Cornelius; parents James Webster Clowdus and Sadie Hicks Clowdus; siblings James Clowdus, Tommy Clowdus, Billy Clowdus, June Woodard, and Joyce Johnson.
Surviving are son Larry (Jeanna) Cornelius; stepchildren Sharon (Hank) Adcock and Mike Cornelius; grandson Matthew Cornelius; step-grandchildren Hank Jr. (Brittney) Adcock, James Adcock, and Shaw Cornelius; step-great-granddaughter Bella Grace Adcock; siblings Bobby (Alice) Clowdus, Doris Cotton, Linda (Ricky) Allison, and Sue (Edward) Adamson; brother in-law Grant (Betty Jo) Johnson; sister-in-law Rita Clowdus.
Bill Barnett officiated the 2 p.m. service held Feb. 14 at the Chapel of Lemley Funeral Home. Burial followed at Oak Hill Cemetery with Rick Clowdus, Wayne Latham, Chris Clowdus, Ed Cotton, Bret Stephenson, and Ricky Allison serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearer was Matthew Cornelius.