She was born on May 20, 1937, in Terre Haute, to Clarence Gray and Bonnie James Gray.
Betty was a graduate of Garfield High School. She enjoyed taking care of her home, working in her flower gardens, making crafts and spoiling her grandchildren and pets. She spent many years watching all four of her grandchildren swim in her pool and race quarter midgets and sprint cars.
Betty loved her "Honeys" and everyone loved her.
Survivors include her husband of 53 years, Jerry K. Wright, children Debbie Mogan and husband Greg, Brazil, and Denny Wright and wife Jean, Terre Haute, four grandchildren Jeri Jo Mogan and her fiancÚ Cam Casassa, Nikki Mogan, Dusty Wright and his wife Ashley, and Ethan Wright.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Ella Mae Boyll.
Services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, at Callahan and Hughes Funeral Home, 605 S. 25th St., Terre Haute, with Pastor Abe Miller officiating. Burial will be in Highland Lawn Cemetery.
Visitation is scheduled for Monday from 4-7 p.m., at the funeral home.