Betty Lou Smith

SMITH, Betty Lou (Colley), 75, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away on Tuesday, February 19, 2013, at UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, PA.

Betty was born on February 10, 1938, in Wellsburg, WV. She was the daughter of the late Elmer Edward and Ada (Rogers) Colley.

Betty was a member of the New Day Christian Center, Wellsburg, WV.

In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Lorenzo “Smitty” Orville Smith, in 1982; a son, Michael Lee Smith, in 1981; and brothers and sisters William Colley Sr., Robert Colley, Virginia LeMasters, Hazel Butler, Margie Crabtree, Mary Calpristi, Dorothy Miller, and Helen Holloway.

Betty is survived by four children: Donna Cawthon of Myrtle Beach, SC, Orville (Terry) Smith of Toronto, OH, Judy (Mike) Batcho of Steubenville, OH, and Brenda Lou (Keith) Miller of Michigan; nine grandchildren: Stephen Cawthon, Brian Smith, Tonya Krinks, Christopher and Tyler Batcho, Matthew, Michael, and London Miller and Bradley Woodworth; eight great-grandchildren: Hannah, Andy and Lilli Smith, twins Jordan and Joshua and Dominic Batcho, and Chase and Blake Woodworth; two brothers, Elmer “Willie” Colley and Jack Colley, both of Wellsburg, WV; a sister, Anna Mae McQuillan; a companion, Jack Coen of Beech Bottom, WV; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Thursday, February 21, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. Friday, February 22, 2013, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., and again on Saturday, February 23, 2013, from 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 10 a.m. at the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main St., Wellsburg, WV (304-737-3551), with the Rev. Angel Adams from the New Day Christian Center officiating.

Interment will follow in Kadesh Chapel Cemetery, Beech Bottom, WV.

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