Betty Sue <I>Barnes</I> Harrell

Betty Sue Barnes Harrell

Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
Death 27 Sep 2012 (aged 81)
Newport News City, Virginia, USA
Burial Suffolk, Suffolk City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 100060235 · View Source
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Newport News - Betty Sue Harrell, 81, passed away at home on Thursday, September 27, 2012. Born in Norfolk, VA, she had been a Peninsula resident since 1964.
She graduated from Maury High School and was an avid History reader. Her love of history fueled her passion to collect antiques which turned into a lifelong hobby. During her healthier years, she led an active lifestyle spending time with her friends at the Wellness Center and enjoying their many lunch outings together. Betty Sue also had a great love for animals and her family was never complete without at least a pet or two of the canine variety who always seemed to take on her kind and endearing personality.
Betty Sue was preceded in death by her son, "Sam" W. Harrell, Jr.. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Wilson Harrell; her daughter, Claire Harrell Haislip and husband, Frank, of Yorktown; and three grandchildren, Sean and Ian Haislip and Alexis Harrell.
A memorial service to celebrate Betty Sue's life will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, October 6, 2012 at Weymouth Funeral Home by the Rev. Dennis Worsham. Inurnment will be private at Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Suffolk, Va. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Animal Aid Society, 8 Butler Farm Road, Hampton, Va 23666. Arrangements are by Weymouth Funeral Home.

Published in The Virginian Pilot on October 2, 2012

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