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2/24/2018 5:00:00 PM
Betty E. Embry
January 5, 1932 - February 20, 2018

Betty E. Embry, 86, of Waynesboro, Va., formerly of Bloomington and Stonington, Ill., passed away on Tuesday afternoon February 20, 2018 in Waynesboro, Va.

A service to honor and celebrate Betty’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home, Blue Mound. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation from 1:00-2:00 p.m. on Tuesday. Betty will be laid to rest in Old Stonington Cemetery. 

Mrs. Embry was born on January 5, 1932 in Moberly, Mo. Betty was the daughter of John and Carrie Wasson. She was a homemaker. Betty married JB Embry on February 22, 1949. 

Betty is survived by her sister: Ramona (George) Curtis of Catlin, Ill.; sons: Jeff (Bev) Embry of Cross Plains, Tenn., Tim Embry and his significant other Sarah and Brian (Penny) Embry of Knox, Ind.; daughter: Karen (Paul) Kesner of Staunton, Va.; ten grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, siblings, husband: JB and daughter: Nola Embry.

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