Betty Mae Bryant Renfrow-Howell, 81, of Lucama passed away Saturday.
Betty Mae was a devoted member of Spring Hill Presbyterian Church. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She was a retired teacher assistant with Wilson County Schools.
Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday at Spring Hill Presbyterian Church, 7335 Springfield School Road, Lucama. Interment will follow in Spring Hill Church Cemetery. The Rev. Dr. Sefton Strickland will officiate.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson and other times at 6335 St. Mary’s Church Road, Lucama.
Betty Mae is survived by her husband, Berry J. Howell, Jr. of Wilson; her two daughters, Dianne Ferrell of Lucama and Lynn Barnes (Greg) of Lucama; her son, Robert Renfrow of Lucama and friend (Cindy Eddy); five granddaughters, Jill F. Robertson (Seth) of Lucama, Gretchen F. Jenkins (Sam) of Apex, Genny F. Bailey (John) of Kenly, Beth B. Barnette (Willie) of Wilson and Joy R. Brown (Willie) of Dunn; one grandson, John Barnes of Benson; and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bluford Bryant and Lula Green Bryant; first husband, Delton Renfrow; sister, Jean McKinney; brother, J. B. Bryant; great-grandson, Guy Robertson; and son-in-law, Gene Ferrell.
The family would like to thank everyone for their love and support especially the staff of Wilson Community Health and Hospice, and dedicated caregivers, Angela Pender and Rosette Roundtree.
Memorials may be directed to Spring Hill Presbyterian Church, 7335 Springfield School Road, Lucama, NC 27851.
Condolences may be directed to www.joyners.net.