ORLEANS – Betty Rose (Harrison) Fields, 92, passed away at 4:40 p.m. Thursday, February 21, 2013, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.
Born June 29, 1920, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of William Henry and Hazel Ann (McNeely) Harrison, Sr. She married Jesse E. Fields June 12, 1938, and he preceded her in death November 7, 1998.
Betty was a homemaker, and a member of the First Christian Church and the Dorcas Circle. She was the 1938 salutatorian of Orleans High School.
Surviving: sons, Michael (Janet) Fields, Orleans
Marc (Martha) Fields, Mitchell
Scott (Tonja) Fields, Mitchell
6 grandchildren, Eric Fields
Ann Marie Bramer
14 great grandchildren
3 great great grandchildren
brother, William H. Harrison II, Mitchell
sister in law, Georgia Slaughter, Mitchell
brother in law, Howard (Wilma) Fields, Bedford
several nieces and nephews
Her parents; husband; and sisters, Barbara Phillips and Louise Lancaster, preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, February 26, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Bro. Andrew Bramer officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Monday and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial Gifts: First Christian Church