Sampley, Betty Sue (Dalton)

Thursday, February 20, 2020
Betty Sue Sampley, 81, of Dalton (formerly of LaFayette) passed away on Tuesday, February 18, 2020.

She was preceded in death by her father, A.A. Conaway and mother, Gladys Conaway; and brothers, Bob Conaway and Larry Conaway.

She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Dr. Bobby Sampley of Dalton; daughter, Lisa Sampley of Dalton; sister, Maxine (Arnold) White of LaFayette; sister-in-law, Sue (Travis) McCurley of Alabama; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21, in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Dr. Duane Mills officiating.

Visitation will be held prior to the service from 1 p.m. until hour of service.

Private interment will be at LaFayette Memory Gardens.

The family would like to express a special thank you to the staff of Amedisys Home Health and Hospice of Dalton for the care provided during the last months of her life.

Flowers are welcome, or as an expression of sympathy contributions may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011. 

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

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