Betty Chrisley

Betty ChrisleyGREENWOOD, S.C. – Erie Elizabeth “Betty” Morris Chrisley, 82, resident of 106 Shalott Court, passed quietly in her sleep August 12, 2014 at Hospice House.

Born in Johnston, January 14, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Elijah Leon Morris and Mary Glover Morris Scott. Betty was a homemaker and loving mother and grandmother to her family. She would occasionally serve as a substitute teacher in the Greenwood school system.

A member of First Assembly of God, Betty had attended North Side Baptist Church and Grace Community Church. She was a former volunteer for the American Red Cross and the Rape Crisis Center where she learned to use sign language in order to assist the speech and hearing impaired victims. Betty was also a former member of the Christian Women’s Club.

Surviving are her three sons, Keary (Tammy) Chrisley of Columbia, Dale (Becky) Chrisley of Greenwood and Mark (Beth) Chrisley of Port Orange, FL and one daughter, Karla Chrisley (Deron) Collins of Lakeland, FL; twelve grandchildren, Graham, Austin, Zachary, Ryan, Kaylin, Jordan, Carlin, Devin, Mark, Ethan, Mason and Savanna, her one great-granddaughter, Aidyn and her brother-in-law, Oscar Haynie. Betty was predeceased by her grandson, Regan Chrisley and her sister, Jewel Haynie. She was the former wife of Neil Chrisley.

Funeral services will be conducted at 4 PM Friday from the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. John McFadden officiating. Entombment will follow in the Oakbrook Memorial Park Mausoleum.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 3 to 4 Friday afternoon.

Memorials may be made to Hospice House, 408 W. Alexander Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646.

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Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Chrisley family.