Betty Louise Scales Alms


Betty Louise Scales Alms, age 85, a native of Indianapolis, Indiana and a resident of Elberta, Alabama, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

Betty was a graduate of Foley High School Class of 1953. She was a faithful member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Elberta, and was involved in the Sunday school for 38 years as treasurer.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Louis Alms; and a daughter, Cynthia Dawn (Alms) Moore.

Survivors include her children, John R. (Jackie) Alms, James M. (Latricia) Alms, David E. Alms, all of Elberta, Alabama; sisters, Jo Ann Scales Kichler, Meta D. McCombs (Warren) Alms, both of Elberta, Alabama; brothers, Bob (Charletta) Scales, Bill (Becky) Scales, both of Louisville, Kentucky; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 at 10 a.m.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time.

Interment will follow in St. Mark's Lutheran Cemetery, Elberta, Alabama.

Memorials are requested to be donated to St. Mark's Lutheran Church Window Restoration.

Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 25102 State St., Elberta, AL 36530, 251-986-3071,