The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


June 16, 2014

Betty Hester, 79. of Albemarle, passed away June 16, 2014

Monday, June 16, 2014 — Betty Rose Dennis Eudy Hester, 79 years of age, of Albemarle, passed away Monday, June 16, 2014, at Stanly Regional Medical Center.

Betty was born September 22, 1934, in Stanly County, to the late David Albert Dennis and the late Elsie Elizabeth Huneycutt Dennis. She was also preceded in death by 12 siblings.

A celebration of life will be on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, from 5-7 p.m. at  Rosebriar Restaurant, 528 Wiscassett St., Albemarle, NC 28001. At other times the family will be gathering at the home of her daughter, Gail Burris, 37020 Tercher Road in New London.

She is survived by her daughters, Gail Eudy Burris and husband Alan of New London, Sharon Eudy Surratt and husband Donnie of Denton and Brona Winchester and husband John of Bryson City; stepdaughter, Ann Cupp and husband Ken of Lexington; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister, Lottie Morris of Virginia; and special friends, Bonnie Dennis and Barbara Garrett.

Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312 and Hospice of Stanly County, 960 N. First St., Albemarle, NC 28001.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Eudy/Hester family.

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