Betty J. Briscoe, 83, Mitchell, passed away at 11:16 a.m., Tuesday, March 3, 2009, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.
Born Nov. 22, 1925, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Roy and Elizabeth (Boston) Rippy.
She married James M. Briscoe on Sept. 4, 1965 and he preceded her in death Feb. 12, 1996.
She was a homemaker and a member of Jacob Finger United Methodist Church.
Betty graduated from Mitchell High School in 1945.
Survivors included son James A. Briscoe and wife Nancy, Brazil, and grandchildren Matthew and Carmen Briscoe.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, March 6, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home, 705 W. Warren St., Mitchell, with Rev. Jack Shake officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m., Thursday, and from 10 a.m. until time of service Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Jacob Finger United Methodist Church.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com.