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Betty Jane Sifferd Turner Griffith, age 79, Erwin, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. She was a daughter of the late John and Ina Sifferd and a native of Erwin.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Walt Griffith and former husband Billy Joe Turner; brothers: Hubert, Charlie, Jack and Bob; sisters: Rebecca and twin sister Mary and grandson: Ethan.
Survivors include a son: Tim Turner; daughters: Lisa Richardson, Christine Riddle and husband Mark; grandchildren: Rachael, Molly, Scott, John and his wife Charis, Josh and his wife Ashley, Amy, Matt and his wife Charlene, Randal and his girlfriend Kimber and Sarah and her husband Terry; great-grandchildren: Melinda and her husband Christian, Tiffany and her boyfriend Mikey, Christian, Hannah, Hadley, Averi, Aiden, Eli, Jeremiah, Dylan, Carter, Laura, Luke, Eli and Caleb; great-great-granddaughter: Adeline; several nieces and nephews and beloved “Big 8” friends.
Funeral service was held at 8 p.m., Friday, Nov. 16, in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. The Revs. Scott Richardson and Darren Shelton officiated.
Committal service was held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, at Evergreen Cemetery.
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Valley Funeral Home was in charge.