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Betty Rife Kelly

Roanoke Valley, Virginia

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“When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.” ~ Kahlil Gibran

Sorry to hear about Aunt Betty. She will be missed. My prayers are with you all. Love Eddie & Brenda Rife Crocker.

We were so sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. We're sending you a hug from afar.

Don & Rhiannon,

Sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother & Grandmother.

May her memory comfort your so that she lives always in your heart.

May her spirit enfold you so that you always know the peace and promise of eternity.

Glenda H. Slade, Burlington, NC

Donnie, Mark, and Rhiannon,

Lots of fond memories. I worked with her almost 9 years. I will rely on the fun times we had. I will surely miss her. Sorry I missed the visitation today and just know that my thoughts are with you guys as you go thru the service tomorrow and in the near future. She is up there with RW.




Ellen (she called me "El")

Aunt Betty will always be in our hearts and the memories of our family will always be cherished. We love you.

They were both great people, I will miss them.

Sorry to hear of the loss of great aunt Betty , I'm Bobby's granddaughter

Mark I am so sorry to hear of your Mother Passing. If you need any thing let me and Delmar know. You are in our thoughts and prayers . Delmar and Debbie Burnette


Betty's Obituaries

Betty Rife Kelly, 78, passed peacefully from this life on March 8, 2013 at her home in Roanoke, Va. Betty was born on July 29, 1934 to the late David and Ellen Rife. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Wayne Kelly, her sister Mable Balderson, and her...

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