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Betty Hartley

April 9, 1944 — September 10, 2021

Betty Hartley

Mrs. Betty Jene Hartley, 77, of Box Springs, GA passed peacefully to be reunited with her beloved Marlin today on September 10, 2021, at her residence.  They were married in 1961 and remained together until the death of Marlin in 2017. Her heart is whole.

Funeral services will be held in Mt. Hebron Baptist Church in Cuthbert, GA, 1132 GA Hwy 216, Cuthbert, GA, 31840, on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at 2:00PM with Rev. Morris Monkus officiating. The family will greet friends on Monday, September 13, 2021, from 4:00-7:00PM at Way-Watson Funeral Home. Due to Covid-19, face coverings are encouraged and please practice social distancing.

Mrs. Hartley was born in Richland, GA, on April 9, 1944, to Albert and Mary Ann Spriggs Bradshaw.  She was employed with AFLAC as a Claims Analyst before her retirement. Mrs. Hartley was a founding member of Living Vision Outreach Church in Box Springs GA. She was an avid doll collector and loved to laugh. Mrs. Hartley will be remembered most for her love of and passion for her husband and family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Marlin Hartley, and by her siblings, Albert Bradshaw, Jr., George Bradshaw, Benny Bradshaw, and Francis Bradshaw.

Betty and Marlin were the parents of 3 sons and one daughter, Greg and Dina Hartley of Shady Dale, GA, Mike Hartley of Shady Dale, GA, and Matt and Tanya Hartley of Box Springs, GA, and Brenda and Cecil Sizelove of Columbus, GA; Grandparents of 8 and Great-Grandparents of 13.  She is also survived by her brothers, John and Gloria Bradshaw of Columbus, GA, Walter Bradshaw of Knoxville, TN, William and Eveline Bradshaw of Camilla, GA, and several nieces and nephews.

Way-Watson Funeral Home, 1052 Dr. Deryl Hart Road, Buena Vista, Georgia has been entrusted with these arrangements.

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Monday, September 13, 2021

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

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Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, Cuthbert


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