Betty Goforth Woody



Age: 75
Address: Hanging Rock Road in Avery County, North Carolina
Date of Death: Friday, November 15, 2013
Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service

Details: Betty Goforth Woody of Hanging Rock Road, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 15th at her home.  A native of Avery County, she was a daughter of the late Brown and Goldie Ingram Goforth and wife of 42 years to the late Robert Lee Woody, who passed away in 1996.  She was a member of Yellow Mountain Baptist Church.  Betty was a hard worker who loved to read and clean.
     Surviving are her daughters: Brenda Queen and husband, Shelby, of Spruce Pine and Sharon Hendry and husband, Bryan, of Manchester, KY; sons: Robert Lee “Junior” Woody of Spruce Pine and Richard Allan Woody and wife, Misty, of Spruce Pine; brother, Billy Ray Goforth and wife, Norma, of Newland; 5 grandchildren: Chrystal Byrd, Gary Edwards, Amanda Edwards, Tristin Mason and Noah Woody; 8 great-grandchildren: Kelsey Byrd, Charles Byrd, Keaton Byrd, Adrianna Edwards, Dalton Towe, Taven Edwards, Kelby Pitman and Colby Pitman and 1 great-great grandson, Hudson Huskins.
     Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 17th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Service.  Rev. Jude Hughes will officiate.  Burial will be in the Yellow Mountain Cemetery.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral service at the funeral home.

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