Betty Jo Holloway Carlton, age 79, of Moravian Falls, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020 at her home.

Mrs. Carlton was born July 21, 1940 in Wilkes County to Ira and Ethel McCurdy Holloway. Betty was a member of Thankful Baptist Church and also did the announcements. She was very active in the church, the community and serving meals. She loved to travel and especially going on cruises. Mrs. Carlton was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Robert, Billy Dean and Clayton Holloway; and sister, Sylvia Holloway.

Surviving are her husband, Julius David Carlton, Sr.; her children, Julius David Carlton, Jr. of Dallas, Texas, James Bryan Carlton of Hope Mills, Lisa DeAnne Carlton Waller and spouse Kevin of Washington, D.C., Shamiah Denise Carlton of Durham, Kevin Christopher Wilborn and spouse Jessica of Wake Forest; grandchildren, Nyalls Carlton, Lailah Waller, Kimathi Waller, Kendal Wilborn, Kaleb Wilborn; brothers, Walter Clyde Holloway of Winston Salem, Thomas Holloway of Greensboro; sister, Lois Saner of Boomer; several nieces and nephews.

A private service will be held. Flowers will be accepted. Memorials may be made to Samaritan Kitchen of Wilkes, PO Box 1072, Wilkesboro, NC 28697. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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