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Nelson, Betty R.

Posted: Dec 02, 2019
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home
Betty R. Nelson, 83, of Parkersburg died November 28, 2019 at the Marietta Memorial Hospital.

Betty was born on July 7, 1936 in Parkersburg and was the daughter of the late David E. and Maggie Seamans Cook. She devoted her life to caring for her family.

Betty is survived by her husband of 62 years, Benny L. Nelson; three grandsons, Danny Matthew (Beth) Nelson, Benjamin Everett Nelson, Michael Ross Nelson; four great grandchildren, Cody Matthew, Haley Nicole, Jackson, Isabella and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son Danny; three sisters, Virginia Oiler, Eva Coull, Doris Wells; two brothers, William H. and Charles A. Cook.

Funeral services will be Tuesday 1:00 pm at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Reverend Rufus Hoalcraft officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.Visitation will be held Monday 3-6 pm at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com