Betty Jo LaFollette, age 83, of Parrottsville, passed away Monday, June 10, 2019.

She was preceded in death by her parents Dillard and Samantha Franklin, sisters Dessie Winters, Reba Ottinger, Rosetta Ottinger, and Mary Davis, and brothers Milburn, Kenneth, William, and Roger Franklin.

She is survived by her loving husband of 62 years Howard LaFollette, daughters Shirley (Ronnie) Sane and Sandra (Harold) Kesterson, son Wendell (Wilma) LaFollette; grandchildren: Brad (Judy) Sane, Christy (Joe) Haynes, April (David) Stout, Julie (Justin) Sane, and Jason (Kristi) Kesterson; twelve great-grandchildren and sister Ollie (Junior) LaFollette of Ohio.

The family will receive friends from 5:00–7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at Manes Funeral Home.

Funeral services will follow at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday in Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Norman Deal officiating.

Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2019, in Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Salem Lutheran Church, 3001 Salem Road, Parrottsville, TN 37843.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Arrangements by Manes Funeral Home.