Woodson, Betty

Posted in Obituaries

Betty Jean Woodson, 72, of Morenci, Mich., died March 6, 2014, at Ebeid Hospice in Sylvania, Ohio. 

She was born Dec. 10, 1942, in Adrian, Mich., to Earl and Dorothy (Ackley) Burlingame. She married Garnet Woodson and he preceded her in death. 

Betty worked at Meijer supermarket for many years as a cashier and in the cafeteria. She was dedicated to the Salvation Army.  She loved her workplace, people and animals.

Betty is survived by a daughter, Sue Woodson of Morenci; three sisters-in-law, Sharon Thomas, Kathy Jo Thomas and Candice (and Danny) Strine; 12 nieces and nephews; four great-nieces and nephews; and three great-great-nieces, Rebecca Brockway, Kaitlynn Kruger and Hayden Black.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and a brother, Robert Earl Burlingame.

Cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be scheduled at a later date.  Burial of cremains will be in Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Anderson Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.

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