Betty Sykes Chappell

BURLINGTON, N.C. - Betty Sykes Chappell, 85, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at the Homeplace.
She was a native of Alamance County and the wife of the late James Claiborne Chappell, who died in 2009.
Betty was a former employee of Sykes Supply and she retired from Blue Ridge Hardware. She was a member of Davis Street United Methodist Church. Betty was a graduate of Burlington High School and attended Elon College. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
Survivors include her daughters, Linda Mitchell and Janice Whitesell both of Burlington, Mary Ann Chappell Lynch and husband Jimmy of Graham; grandson, Warren Martin and wife Janie of Burlington; great-grandchildren, Abbey, Kinsey and Taylor Martin; brother, Lawrence Sykes and wife Ronny of Burlington.
She was preceded in death by her husband; and parents, Leroy Page Sykes and Reggie Moran Sykes.
A service to celebrate her life will be held Saturday, March 29, 2014, at 4 p.m. in the Lowe Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Ellen McCubbin and the Rev. Ben Bishop. The entombment will follow at Alamance Memorial Park Mausoleum. The family will receive friends from 2:45 to 3:45 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Davis Street United Methodist Church, 606 E. Davis Street, Burlington, NC 27215 or Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.
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Lowe Funeral Home & Crematory
2205 South Church Street Burlington, NC 27215
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Published in from Mar. 27 to Mar. 28, 2014