Mary Ledbetter

SHELBY-Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Blanton Ledbetter, 91, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at Rex Rehab of Apex. A native of Cherokee County, she was the daughter of the late John and Lizzie Ellis Blanton. She was a member of Poplar Springs Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Billy G. Ledbetter; son, Billy Earl Ledbetter; four brothers; two sisters; and one grandson.
She is survived by her three sons, Don Ledbetter of Rutherfordton, Reid Ledbetter and wife Penny of Olin, David Ledbetter and wife Jeanne of Raleigh; daughter, Libby Anders and husband Doug of Virgilina, Va.; daughter–in-law, Diane W. Ledbetter of New Bern; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation: The family will receive friends following the service, in the church fellowship hall.
Celebration Service: 2 p.m. Saturday at Poplar Springs Baptist Church
Officiated By: The Rev. Andy Oliver and her family
Burial: Private family burial in the church cemetery, prior to the service.
Funeral Home: Clay-Barnette Funeral Home of Shelby is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to Poplar Springs Baptist Church, 1106 Poplar Springs Church Road, Shelby, N.C. 28152
Online Condolences: www.claybarnette.com

Funeral Home

Clay-Barnette Funeral Home
1401 West Dixon Boulevard Shelby, NC 28152
(704) 482-2424

Published in Shelby Star on Jan. 3, 2013