Betty Hammond George, 88, passed away on January 23, 2017, at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. She was born on June 2, 1928, to her parents, Ida Oree (Wigington) and Percy James Hammond.
She is survived by her son, Paul James Flaming; sister, Ellen Welch (Troy) and one grandchild, Shawn Flaming.
Along with her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert N. George; brother, J.D. Hammond; sisters, Erma Jackson and Carol Ann Williams.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. in the Mendenhall City Cemetery in Mendenhall, MS. Interment will follow.
Arrangements are entrusted with Tutor Funeral Home of Magee.