Betty Jean (Plants) Fisher, 84, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014, in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling.

Betty was born April 23, 1930, a daughter of the late George and Hazel (McWhorter) Plants.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth W. Fisher; a brother, Lonnie Plants; and two grandsons, Eric Fisher and Bouge Parrish.

Betty is survived by her six children, Richard L. Fisher and his wife Allison of Maryland, Charles B. Fisher and his wife, Carla of Sherrard, W.Va., Linda Kohl of Moundsville, Karen “Susie” Griffith and her husband, David of Pennsylvania, Kathy Roberts and her husband, Jerry of Bridgeport, Ohio and Connie Shawanesse of Pennsylvania; 21 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and several great-great grandchildren.

Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until time of funeral services at noon, Saturday, July 12, 2014, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, with Rhonda Archey officiating. Interment will be in Parkview Memorial Gardens, Wheeling.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Allen Grove Presbyterian Church, RR. 3, Box 229D, Wheeling, WV 26003.

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