Betty Rachel Helms Hager
September 5, 1930 - September 14, 2021
Charlotte, North Carolina - Betty Rachel Helms Hager, 9/5/1930-9/14/2021 passed away peacefully at Brighton Gardens after a battle with GBM cancer. Betty was a loving and generous wife, mother, sister, friend. She is predeceased by her husband of 64 years, Patrick Gray Hager, Sr. And her parents, Roxie Viola Green Helms and Bishop Lee Helms. She is survived by her children; Patrick (Rick) Gray Hager (Anne), Rachel Lee Hager McKenzie (Russell), Raeford Lynn Hager (Tamara), and Randy LaRoy Hager (Marsha Hocutt), her grandchildren; Marren Marie Hager of Brighton England, Lauren Lee Hager Flowers (Daniel), John Thomas Barrett Hocutt (Tiffany), Alexander Gray McKenzie, Grayson Lynn Hager, and Madison Rae Hager, and two great grandchildren.
The family thanks Hospice and Brighton Gardens for her gentle care. A graveside service will be held 3:00pm Thursday, September 16, 2021, at Sharon Memorial Park with a visitation to follow at J.B. Tallent Funeral Service from 4:00-6:00pm.
Published by Charlotte Observer on Sep. 15, 2021.