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Betty George Muller

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Muller, Betty George
Passed away peacefully, at age 90, on September 29, 2015. She was preceded in death by brothers Jerome, Billy and John, sister Christine, and her loving husband Sy. She is survived by brother Allen, son George (Jennifer), and daughters, Jane (Larry) and Tina (Ron), 6 grandchildren, and 4 great grandchildren. Born in Sumter, South Carolina on December 17, 1924 her family soon moved to Bishopville and then Winnsboro, SC where she graduated from the Mt. Zion Institute. She earned a BA from the University of South Carolina and an MA from East Carolina University. Her first real job was at the YWCA in Washington, DC. She went on to become an accomplished teacher, first at Paris Illinois High School, and later the laboratory school associated with Eastern Illinois University where she completed her teaching career as a professor of physical education. After retiring from EIU, she and Sy were co-owners and managers of an oceanfront motel in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. After this endeavor they really retired, moving to Scottsdale in 1982. Above all of these accomplishments, she was Mimi, mother of three, grandmother of 6 and great grandmother to 4. Her family was everything to her and she was dedicated to all of their well-being until the end of her well-lived life. We have all been immeasurable enriched by knowing her and will miss her greatly. Services will be held at a future date at Mountain View Presbyterian church. Contributions can be made to . Arrangements entrusted to Messinger Indian School Mortuary.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Oct. 4, 2015
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