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Betty Jean Pope

August 4, 1935 — December 18, 2021

Betty Jean Pope


August 4, 1935 – December 18, 2021

Betty Jean Pope, 86 of Wilson and Johnson County, passed away Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday December 21, 2021 at Joyner's Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson. Reverend Lyn Renfrow will officiate.

The family will receive friends Tuesday afternoon from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.

Betty is survived by her son, Kenneth Gene Kelly and wife, Joyce of Wilson; stepsons, Jackie Pope and wife Libby of Kenly, James Gray Pope and wife Denise of Kenly; stepdaughter, Jean Pope of Kenly; granddaughter, Langley Kelly Hoeferkamp and husband Sam; grandson, Todd Kelly; step granddaughters, Candice Monroe and Cathi Pope; three step great grandchildren; sisters, Dorothy Pate and Ann Ripsom and brothers, Jack and Jarold Langley.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Naomi Langley; husbands, Clement “Bill” Ferrell and Ralph Pope; brothers, JT Langley, Bobby Langley, Leatrice Langley, Jimmy Langley, Wayne Langley, Carold Langley and Harold Langley.

In Lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to The Dementia Alliance of North Carolina, 9131 Anson Way, Suite 206, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615 or Free Will Baptist Children’s Home, 7907 Buck Deans Road, Middlesex, North Carolina, 27557.

Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.

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