Gayton, Betty Lou Burns

Thursday, August 8, 2019
Betty Lou Gayton
Betty Lou Gayton

Betty Lou Burns Gayton, 89, of Hixson, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, with her children by her side.

Betty Lou worked outside the home for many years and was of the Church of God faith.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Jesse Gayton, Jr.; parents, T.J. “Bill” and Hazel Burns; siblings, Gilbert Burns, Barbara Sims, Clara Lee Burns and Kenny Burns.

Betty Lou is survived by a daughter, Janet (Steve) Rosenberger; son, Steve (Melissa) Gayton; grandchildren, Tony (Bobbie) Rosenberger, Ricky (Rebekka) Gayton and Chris (Lesley) Gayton; 4 great grandchildren; siblings, Eddie (Donna) Burns, Dennis and Tommy Burns, Billie Vickers, Vivian Bray, Frances (Harold) Bowman, Gail (Kevin) Wagner and Patricia (Perry) Chauncey; many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, at the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home.

Betty Lou’s services will follow at 1 p.m. on Saturday, at the North Chapel with Reverend Dwight Henderson officiating.  Burial will be at Hamilton Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, Tn. 37343.  

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.


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