Betty Rutter

Athens, Ohio

Nov 30, 1922 – Jul 8, 2019


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ATHENS - Betty Jayne Yaw Rutter, 96, of Athens, passed away Monday, July 8, 2019, peacefully at her home.
Born Nov. 30, 1922 in Glouster, she was the daughter of the late Otto Virgil Yaw and Norma Wilson Yaw.
Betty graduated from Athens High School. She was a homemaker and also worked at the family-owned Rutter Riding Stable and the Fair Stores in both Athens and Nelsonville.
She is survived by her two sons, John Spencer (Erma) Rutter of Marietta and Rodney Lee Rutter of Athens; her two daughters, Suzanne (Gene) Lewis of Athens and Norma Jean Lott of Nelsonville; 18 grandchildren; and seventeen 17 grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, H.C. Rutter; a son, Richard Otto Rutter; her brothers, Earl, John, Bob, Lee and Roy Yaw; and three sisters, Jo Ann Yaw, Chloe Yaw Dishong and Evylyn Yaw Wilson.
Funeral service will be conducted Saturday at 1 p.m. at Jagers & Sons Funeral Home, with Pastor Mark Mitera officiating. Burial will be in McDougal Cemetery, Ames Township. Friends may call Friday from 6-8 p.m. and one hour prior to the service Saturday, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to OhioHealth Home Care and Hospice, 44 W. Union St., Suite C, Athens, OH 45701.
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Suzie so sorry for your loss but you took such excellent care of you Mother
Love you all sorry i could not be their
Hugs and prayers to you all

Love and light to Betty and her entire family!

Our thoughts and prayers to the family.
Dick and Rod were members of the Medics Little League teams many years ago. H.C and Betty were always supportive parents.
Lance and family are members of our church family.
May the many good memories help you through your loss.
Chuck and Shirley Dailey and family

My condolences to the Rutter family may God comfort all of you at this time.

Wish I could've visited you more. Wish I could've told you how much I love you. I take comfort in knowing you are in heaven with grandad. RIP Grandma

Spence, we know you are sad but hope you can take comfort in your mothers long and happy life and that you were an attentive and loving son.