Betsy Elizabeth Lippard Brady
CARY — Betsy Elizabeth Lippard Brady, 79, passed away on July 19, 2014, at Clare Bridge of Cary.
The funeral will be held a 3:30 p.m. today at Wilkinson Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. William Van Wieren officiating. Burial will follow in Carolina Memorial Park.
Betsy was born on Dec. 14, 1934, in Concord to the late Walter A. and Ethel Huntley Lippard. She was preceded in death by her brother, Max Huntley Lippard.
She was a graduate of University of Kentucky, where she was a member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and the Kentucky Jaycees. She loved painting, exercising, her family, and traveling around the world.
She is survived by her son, William G. Hennessee II and wife Margie of Apex; her husband, W.J. Brady of Benson; her brother, Walter A. Lippard and wife Sylvia, of Jamestown; her sisters, Hope Lackey of Concord, Diane Caldwell and husband Ken, of Concord, and Janet Mayse and husband Mike, of Burlington; a sister-in-law, Joyce Britt Lippard of Clinton; a number of nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff of Clare Bridge of Cary for their love and care of Betsy.
The family will receive friends from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. today before the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Transitions Hospice, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, N.C., 27607, www.transitionslifecare.org.
On-line condolences may be left at www.wilkinsonfuneralhome.com.
Wilkinson Funeral Home is handling arrangements for the family.