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Betty Ruth (Felton) White

March 31, 1938 ~ November 2, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old
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Betty White Obituary

On Thursday, November 2, 2023, the White family bid a sorrowful farewell as their Matriarch and Queen, Mother Betty Felton White exchanged time for eternity at home. 

Life Celebration Services will take place on Friday, November 10, 2023, at 12:00 noon at Greater Saunders Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Hertford, NC, with Rev. Dr. John R. Shannon, Officiating and Bishop Landon B. Mason, Pastor/Eulogist. A viewing will take place at the funeral home on Thursday, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.  She will also lie in state at the church from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. 

Mother leaves to mourn two daughters – Angela White of Hertford, NC, Cassandra Carver (Darryl) of Chesapeake, VA; three sons, Joseph White (Stephanie) of Hertford, NC, Rev. Terrence White Sr. (Phyllis) of Elizabeth City, NC, and Gerald White (Letetia) of Hertford, NC; loving sisters -Doris Felton of Elizabeth City and Fannie Daniels of Brooklyn, New York; one brother: Charlie Felton (Catherine); four loving sisters-in-law: Catherine Felton, Annette Felton, Doris Brown and Gladys White Overton; one loving brother-in-law: Leonard Bartlett; Four loved daughters: Kay Acurio, Carolyn Turner, Leonara Vactor and Shirley Cole; 19 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren, a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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November 9, 2023

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations
609 Hull Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

November 10, 2023

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Greater Saunders Grove Missionary Baptist Church
146 Chinquapin Road
Hertford, NC 27944

Funeral Service
November 10, 2023

12:00 PM
Greater Saunders Grove Missionary Baptist Church
146 Chinquapin Road
Hertford, NC 27944


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