Betty J. Risner, 77, of Benton passed away Jan. 8, 2014. She was born June 28, 1936, in Miller County to the late Van Reid and Villa Stuckey Reid.
Betty was a schoolteacher and was loved by many.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her brothers, Howard Reid and Vernon Reid.
She is survived by two sons, Adam Risner of Arizona and Stephen Risner of Kirby; a daughter, Eva Johnston of San Angelo, Texas; a sister, Ruby Welborn of Doddridge; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan 10, by Ashby Funeral Home with Tucker Steinmetz officiating. Burial will be at 3 p.m. at Macedonia Cemetery in Doddridge.
Online guestbook: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com .