Elizabeth “Betty” Rader, age 87, of Brownwood passed away Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, in Abilene.

Private services for Elizabeth will be held at a later date.

Elizabeth “Betty” Rader was born on March 5, 1926, in Jackson, Tenn. She retired from Volunteer Thread in Nashville, Tenn. She has been a resident of Brownwood since 1999 and a member of Latter Day Saints Church. She loved to sew and cook.

She leaves behind her companion, Claude K. Carr of Brownwood.

Online condolences may be made at www.blaylockfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home.