Betty Lou Phares, 71, of Carolina Shores, died Monday, Nov. 26, 2012.
Born in War Eagle, W.Va., on Dec. 2, 1940, she was a daughter of the late Charlie and Lillian Dingess Radford.
She was retired from the Fairfax County, Va., Public School System. She will be most fondly remembered as the world's best grandmother.
Mrs. Phares was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Whitney Liberatore.
Survivors include her loving husband, M. Robert "Bob" Phares; a son, James R. "Jim" Phares of Ocean Isle Beach; two daughters, Nancy Liberatore and husband Michael of Wells, Vt., and Melanie Grammen of Sunset Beach; a brother, Charles Radford of Cincinnati, Ohio; two sisters, Deanna Jarrell and husband Richard of DeLand, Fla., and Agnes King and husband David of Parkersburg, W.Va.; and her five beloved grandchildren; Matthew Liberatore, Christina Phares, Bobby, Lexi and Cole Grammen.
A celebration of life service will be private.
Private online condolences may be sent to www.brunswickfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements by Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte.