She was a member of First Baptist Church in Benton.
She is survived by one daughter, Vanessa Gower of Paducah; one son, Richard Tapp of Paducah; one brother, Rollie Stratton of Pa.; one sister, Peggy Newton of Paducah; three grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one son, David Tapp and one brother, Eddie Stratton. Her parents were, Rollie Stratton and Eva Mae Brown Stratton.
Graveside services were held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 18 at Benton Cemetery.
Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home handled the arrangements.