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Eva May Henderson Bettridge
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1908
Ware County
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 2008
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Eva May Henderson Bettridge,affectionately know as "Grandma B", was reunited with her eternal husband and companion James R. Bettridge on December 4, 2008. She had lived a wonderful century of life. Eva May was one of Utah's recognized Centenarians.

She was born September 29, 1908 in Waycross, Georgia to Joseph Lee and Minnie Webb Henderson. She and her family moved to Utah in 1926. Eva May was married to James Bettridge in the Salt Lake Temple on September 29, 1936, also her Birthday. They had two children Fred who lives in Colorado and Lany who resides in Salt Lake City.

She had a strong testimony of Jesus Christ and was very active in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Her activities included Visiting Teacher, Ward and Salt Lake Temple Organist and Relief Society President. It was also her privilege and joy to sing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for 13 years.

She was preceded in death by her older brother Fred and her younger sister Lany and her grandson Matthew Kammeyer. She is survived by her daughter Lany Kammeyer and son Fred (Judy) Bettridge. Also surviving are four grandchildren: Ryan Bettridge, Kristine Marumoto, James and Paul Kammeyer and six great-grandchildren: Matthew, Jonathan, Katie, Preston, Avery, Jackson and a special companion, Jasmine her dog. She will be greatly missed by all.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, December 8, 2008 at 12 noon at the Salt Lake 14th Ward Chapel, 142 West 200 North, where a visitation will be held from 11 to 11:45 a.m. prior to the services.
Interment: Salt Lake City Cemetery.
Published in the Deseret News on 12/7/2008. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Lee Henderson (1876 - 1964)
  Minnie Lugenia Webb Henderson (1882 - 1965)
  James Royal Bettridge (1906 - 1991)*
  Eva May Henderson Bettridge (1908 - 2008)
  Lany Kate Henderson (1915 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: WEST-2-49-4E
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Dec 07, 2008
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Eva May <i>Henderson</i> Bettridge
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Eva May <i>Henderson</i> Bettridge
Added by: Ryan D. Curtis
Eva May <i>Henderson</i> Bettridge
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- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: Dec. 7, 2008

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