Betty Wheeler Greer, age 90, of Deep Gap, NC, died Monday, February 4, 2019, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone, NC.

Betty was born April 23, 1928 in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Arthur Jones Wheeler and Hattie Simmons Wheeler. She was a retired employee of Appalachian State University, and a member of Mount Ephriam Baptist Church.

Betty is survived by one daughter., Sherlene G. Watson , Deep Gap, NC; three sons, Larry Greer and his friend Helen, Ray Greer and wife Carol, Michael Greer and wife Sharon, all of Deep Gap; three grandsons, Randy Watson and wife Tina of Deep Gap, Adam Greer and wife Grace, and Joseph Greer and wife Emily, all of Deep Gap; two granddaughters, Crissi Lester and husband Eddie of Fleetwood, and Kim Greer of Kernersville, and eight great-grandchildren, Kati Watson, Coy, Marlie, Ellis, Henry, and Samuel Greer, and Everly and Masten Lester. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Greer, four brothers, Claude, Jack, John, and Luther Wheeler, and three sisters, Dorothy Miller, Lucille Miller, and Georgia Wheeler.

Funeral services for Betty Wheeler Greer will be conducted Saturday morning, February 9, 2019, at 11:00 o'clock, at Mount Ephriam Baptist Church. The body will lie in state, at the church, from 10:00 until 11:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Dwayne Tester, Reverend Rick Critcher, and Reverend Tim Dockery. Burial will follow in the Simmons Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday evening, from 6:00 until 8:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Service.

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