Name: Betty Lou Rumley
Birth: 4 JAN 1943 in Richmond Co., NC
Death: 12 APR 2017 in Troy, Montgomery Co., NC
Reference Number: 115501
2017, Troy, Montgomery Co., NC, Obituary
Montgomery Herald (NC) - April 17, 2017
Betty Lou Rumley Parsons, age 74, Troy passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Mrs. Parsons was born in Richmond County on January 4, 1943.
Betty was employed in the textile industry for over 20 years and was of the Baptist faith. She loved the Carolina Panthers, enjoyed coloring, puzzle books, and crocheting. She enjoyed NASCAR racing and her favorite driver was Dale Earnhardt, Jr.
Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Wayne Parsons, mother, Gladys K. Blankenship, father, Clifton Rumley, step father, Thomas Blankenship, sisters, JoAnn Williams, Dottie Meacham, brother, Steve Blankenship, and grandson, Christopher Holder.
She is survived by her son, Tony Wilson and wife Claire of Pittsboro; daughter, Pamela Owens and husband Dempsey, Jr. of Star; granddaughters, Miranda Owens of Star and Courtney Wilson of Pittsboro; and brothers, Tommy Blankenship of Troy and Wally Blankenship of Mt. Gilead; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 12:00 noon in the Pugh-Troy Funeral Home Chapel 211 North Main Street, Troy, NC, with Rev. Harold Pope officiating. Burial was in the Parsons Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.
From: Diane Renfrow dhrenfrow(at)yahoo.com
Father: Clifton Rumley
Mother: Gladys Knight b: 23 MAY 1921 in Forsyth Co., NC
Larry Wayne Parsons
- Living Wilson