|Betty L. Fox|
|Thursday, September 05, 2013 12:00 AM|
Jan. 24, 1938-Sept. 3, 2013
Betty L. Fox, 75, of rural Venedocia went to be with her Lord at 8:56 a.m. Tuesday in the Baton Rouge Health Services Community in Lima, where she had resided for six years.
She was born Jan. 24, 1938, in Sophia, W. Va., to Chester T. and Helen Tankersley Jewell, who preceded her in death.
On July 12, 1994, she married Richard L. “Dick” Fox, who survives.
Other survivors include two sons, Michael “Mike” (Bessie “Betty”) Keltner of Lima and Ricky Thomas of Marysville; two daughters, Tara Martin of Tiffin and Jennifer “Becky” Thomas of Marysville; 13 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Danny (Mary) Jewell of Culleoka, Tenn.; four sisters, Joyce Hollenbacher, Carol (Dale) Miller, Sandra Young and Judith Jewell, all of Florida; and a brother-in-law, Robert M. Fox of Concord, N.C.
She was preceded in death by two great-grandchildren and two brothers-in-law, Roger Hollenbacher and Mike Young.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home in Spencerville, Pastor Terry West officiating. Burial will follow in the Wright Cemetery near Converse.
Friends may call from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today and after noon Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be to donors’ choice.