White, Betty

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Betty White, 74, died on Saturday, December 15, 2012 in a local health care facility.

Betty was preceded in death by her sons, Danny White and Randy White; parents, Gladys and Jack Dimon; and brother, Jack Dimon, Jr.

Survivors include her daughters, Jill Boscaino, Janet White, and Tammy McBrayer; grandchildren, Rhian Brown, Drew Boscaino, Katie White and Jack McBrayer; great-grandchildren, Emily and Miles; daughter-in-law, Judy Atkins.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Chattanooga Memorial Park with Dr. Kerry Smith officiating. 

Visitation will be on Tuesday, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Advantage Funeral Cremation Services Franklin Strickland Pinkard Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave., 423 265-4414.

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