Betty Ruth Edwards, 82, of Galax, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in the Golden Living Center.
She was born in Carroll County on May 15, 1931, to Thomas and Alva Horton Wright.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Janet and Allen Donithan of Galax; sons and daughters-in-law, Roger and Paulette Reece of Baltimore, Md., and Bob and Darlene Reece of Pompano Beach, Fla.; sister and brother-in-law, Alice and Eugene McMillan of Hillsville; five grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
A funeral was held Feb. 22, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Roger Reece and Pastor Rodney Christman officiating. Burial was private for the family only in the Gardner Cemetery.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.