Betty Eugene Lunceford

Born: Sat., Aug. 15, 1936
Died: Mon., Dec. 30, 2013


Visitation

6:30 PM to 8:30 PM, Thu., Jan. 02, 2014
Location: Callaway Funeral Home


Funeral Service

2:00 PM Fri., Jan. 03, 2014
Location: Bethesda Baptist Church


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Betty Eugene Lunceford of Union Point, GA, died Monday, December 30, 2013 at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Greensboro surrounded by her loving family.  She was 77.  A lifelong resident of Union Point, she was born on August 15, 1936 to the late Emmett Olin Lunceford and Hazel Jeanette Moody Lunceford.  She attended Union Point High School.  From 1952 to 1999, she worked at Chipman Union Manufacturing in Union Point as a Lab Technician.  She was a member of Bethesda Baptist Church of Union Point, where she was the choir director for many years and was a Sunday School Superintendent for several years. She was also a member of the Mamie Hester Sunday School Class.  Betty loved to arrange flowers and decorating the church on special occasions.  Going to church and participating in church activities, visiting her friends and sharing her cooking with family were some of her many interests.

She is survived by her devoted family, brothers, Jerry Lee Lunceford of Union Point, GA, and William Lunceford (Curtis Anne) of Madison, GA; sister Patsy Duvall of Greensboro, GA; sister-in-law, Henrietta Lunceford; a number of nieces and nephews; several great great nieces and nephews; and numerous friends.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by siblings, Mary Frances Lunceford, Charlie H. Lunceford, Margaret Dickens and Olin Lunceford.

Funeral Services will be held, Friday, January 3, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Bethesda Baptist Church, 1560 Bethesda Church Road, Union Point, GA 30669 with Rev. Bruce Lovin and Rev. Lem Clark officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends Thursday night from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Callaway Funeral Home.  Serving as pallbearers are Lewis Duvall, Ricky Duvall, Jamie Duvall, Mike Lunceford, George Cannon and David Cannon.  Honorary pallbearers are the deacons of the church, Stan Jackson, Keith Yearwood, Dennis Dover, Bill Dover, Patrick Lunceford and Billy Lunceford.  The family requests that any memorials be made to Bethesda Baptist Church, P. O. Box 302, Union Point, GA 30669.  Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, GA, (706) 486-4138, is in charge of arrangements.  Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

 

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Donna Vandiver
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
I am so sorry to hear about Miss Betty. She was such a kind and sweet lady. I got to talk to her a few months back when she called my number by mistake. It was so nice to talk to her after so many years had passed. Please know that your family is my prayers.

Pat and Donna Huff
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
Jerry, please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. We have so many happy memories from the many years we lived next door to you. Those were such good times for all of of us. May God bless you.

Linda (Yearwood) Barrington
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
I am so sorry to hear about Betty, she was a good friend & neighbor to me for a long time. May God comfort you in the days ahead.

Terry & Elaine Cantrell
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
Jerry,
We were so sorry to hear of Betty's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

TC & Elaine

Louise
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
I will certainly miss Miss Betty. I helped take care of her when she was at Greene Point. She is now not suffering and is in Heaven with family and friends. Love is extended to her family and I hope that just knowing she is now in heaven will ease you time of loss.

Terri KImbrel Saturday
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
I am so sorry to hear about Miss Betty. She was such a sweet and kind lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time.

Everette Duvall
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
William ,Patsy and Jerry our prays are with you.

Pamela Allen Vauhn
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
I am so sorry for your loss. Ms. Betty was a fine sweet Christian lady. I loved her dearly. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

Lynn Bryan Kitchens
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
So sorry to hear about Miss Betty, she was a sweet lady and a great friend to my late grandmother Louise Bryan. I have many happy memories of times spent with her. May God comfort you at this time as only he can. Thoughts and Prayers from our family to yours.
Lynn & Darryl Kitchens & family, Charles Bryan & Family and Bill & Helen Yearwood & family.

Sibley Bryan, Jr
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
So sorry to hear of Betty's passing. I remember her well from high school to work at Chipman Union. You have my deepest sympathy Sibley

Laura Jeanne Stewart
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
So sorry for the loss of a great person. May God give you comfort in your time of grief. RIP Betty.


Bess Cason and Family
   Posted Wed January 01, 2014
We are so sorry to hear of Miss Betty's passing. She was a wonderful person and will be missed greatly. You are all in our prayers.


Love, Alan, Bess, and Linda

dianne f. mckinley
   Posted Wed January 01, 2014
so sorry for your loss

Brenda Lindsey
   Posted Wed January 01, 2014
You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Sandra Wood
   Posted Thu January 02, 2014
My sweet Aunt Bet you will be so missed. You have been the light to so many people over the years. I will always love you with all my heart. To the family, I grieve with you in this time of sorrow over losing Bet. My prayers are with you and the family.
Love Sandra

Denise & Joe Bashore
   Posted Thu January 02, 2014
So sorry to lose this sweet woman. She was a great neighbor when we lived in Union Point.I also had the pleasure of working with her for a few years and she was always helpful as she could be.She will truly be missed.God bless Patsy, Jerry and all the family.

Kelly A. Murphy
   Posted Thu January 02, 2014
All of you are in my thoughts and prayers over the loss of Sweet Aunt Bet!

Tommy and Sonia Duvall
   Posted Thu January 02, 2014
You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Stacy & Sally Adams
   Posted Thu January 02, 2014
You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time and in the days ahead.