Betty L. Graham

Graham Betty L. Graham, born 1931 in Athens County, died Monday November 4, 2013. Betty was a devoted mother and grandmother who cherished the joy her granddaughter Angela brought to her. No one could make her smile like Angela could. Betty always put those she loved first and was always ready to do "Kitchen Cleanup". She never wanted anything for herself; she only wanted her daughter and granddaughter to be happy. Betty was devoted to Mr. and Mrs. Tom Davies for whom she worked over 40 yrs. She was also a devoted friend and employee to Pastor Bill Swad Sr. and his wife Sally. Her dearest friends were her neighbors Bob and Sharon O'Leary. She also treasured cats Sylvia and Ezekiel as well as Bob's Jazz. Betty is preceded in death by her sisters Meda "Marie", Ethel, Mayme "Sally" and Jessie, brothers Earl, Amos, Donald "Paul" and James "Jimmy". She is survived by her loving daughter, Gayle (Dr. Howard) Bellin; Blacklick, granddaughter, Angela Bellin, SC; sister, Donna "Polly" Chambers, FL and brother, Benjamin "Benny" Barnhart, Athens; numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the SCHOEDINGER NORTHEAST CHAPEL, 1051 E. Johnston Rd., where friends may call from 9 a.m. until time of service. Pastor Bill Swad and Pastor Bill Young officiating. Interment Green Lawn Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research c/o James Cancer Hospital, 300 W. 10th Ave., Columbus, OH 43210. Visit to send online condolences to the family.

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Schoedinger Funeral Home Northeast Chapel
1051 East Johnstown Road Gahanna, OH 43230
(614) 939-4558
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Nov. 7, 2013