Betha Lou Culp, 81, of Jena, passed from this life on Monday, August 15, 2016, at the Riverside Hospital in Alexandria. She was born April 23, 1935, in Rhinehart to her parents, Phillip Frank Paul and Emmie Jewell Clark. Mrs. Culp was a retired LPN. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 17, at the Pine Grove Cemetery of Rhinehart with Rev. Mike Russell officiating. Interment will follow under direction of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Jena. She was preceded in death by her husband, Pearl Culp; son, Willie Phillip Culp; daughter, Eva Lou Culp; her parents; and a brother, John Paul. Survivors include one son, Allen Culp of Jena; daughter, Emmie “Ilene” Capps of Jena; sisters, Emmie Catherine Watson of Ball, and Frankie Marie Culp of Jena; grandchildren, James Capps and April Capps, and three great grandchildren, Isis Capps, Isabelle Capps, and Clint Capps.