MITCHELL Ethel E. “Betty” McCammon, 91, Mitchell, passed away at 7:25 a.m. Thursday, February 10, 2011, at StoneBridge Health Campus in Bedford.
Born December 15, 1919, in Shoals, she was the daughter of Ora W. and Millie (Sherrill) Shaw. She married George W. McCammon October 17, 1939, and he preceded her in death November 1, 2001.
Betty was a life-long member of the Church of Christ, Prim Priscillas, Sew and Sos, Spring Mill Stitchers, and Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority. She was a volunteer for the Girl Scouts and Heart Fund. For a short time she was employed at NAD Crane and was a member of A. F. G. E.
Surviving: children, Phoebe Jane Simmons, Clermont, Florida
Stephen (Nancy) McCammon, North Manchester
Mark (Brenda) McCammon, Mitchell
Ann (Tom) Greenwell, Bedford
10 grandchildren, Lisa (Stephen) Harnishfeger,
Jack Simmons II,
Amy (Ed) Bell,
Shawn (Julie) McCammon,
Stephanie (Don) Owens,
Michelle (Brian) Duncan,
Lori (Troy) Hess,
Travis (Jennifer) Greenwell
15 great grandchildren, Christopher Harnishfeger,
Carrie and Tiffany Owens,
Joel and Jessica Heseman,
Alyssa and Ashley Duncan,
Holly and Hilary Hess, Hannah, Emily, and Andrew Greenwell
one great great granddaughter, Lexie Short
sister, Emma Lee Williams, Mitchell
Her parents; husband; sisters, Violetta Shaw, Fern Duncan, Ruth Mercer and Lettie Belle Little; brothers, Bonnie Lee, Lawrence, Leland, Clair, and Ora Clay Shaw; and son-in-law, Jack Simmons, preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, February 13, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Brother Darrell Simon officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2:00-6:00 p.m. Saturday and from noon until the service on Sunday at the funeral home.
Casketbearers: Troy Hess, Brian Duncan, Ashton Melvin, Travis Greenwell, Shawn McCammon, Jack Simmons II, and Scott Simmons.