Betty Jo White Parish, daughter of Elmer B. “Buster” and Sadie B. Burton White, sister to Patricia Ann White Womack, joined them in heaven on Oct. 15, 2013. Betty, age 79, passed peacefully in her sleep in the company of her extended family in Forest Grove, Ore.
Betty will be missed and is survived by her beloved daughter, Gweyn Rucker and son-in-law Lou, granddaughter Sarita and grandson Matt, all of Oregon; her nephews and nieces; her loving cousins; and many friends and family in the Greenville area. We will miss her laugh, her beautiful smile, and her sweet spirit.
A memorial service will be held at Central Christian Church, 2611 Wesley Street, in Greenville on Thursday at 11 a.m. with Dr. John T. Tate officiating.