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Bettie Lou Ridge Robertson

January 28, 1935 ~ July 20, 2017 (age 82)

Bettie Lou Ridge Robertson, 82, of Graham died at Alamance Healthcare Center on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 7:50 a.m.

A native of Davidson County, she was the wife of Stuart Robertson, who survives and the daughter of
R. W. Ridge and Vivian Kiger Ridge, both deceased. Mrs. Robertson worked in accounting for Collins and Aikman and retired from Burlington Industries. She was an avid sports fan. She loved the UNC Tar Heels and watching her grandchildren play sports. Bettie held the record for the most points scored in a high school basketball game. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Graham and the Eastern Star.

In addition to her husband of the home, survivors include two sons, Craig Robertson and wife Jonna of Gibsonville and Dale Robertson of Graham; four grandchildren, LeeAnna Robertson and fiancé Michael Myers, John Robertson, Matthew Robertson and wife Chelsea and Michael Robertson; one great-grandchild, Lucas Robertson; brother, Robert Ridge and wife Melinda of Thomasville; sister-in-law, Yvonne Ridge of Archdale; and brother-in-law, Tom Gaddy and wife Pam of Florence, SC. She was preceded in death by a sister, Ann Ridge Gaddy and a brother, Kenneth Ridge.

A memorial service will be conducted at the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Graham on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. by Rev. E. Reid Dickens with the family receiving friends from 1:45 until 2:45 p.m. prior to the service. At other times they will be at the residence.

Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215 or to the Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled and Burned Children, C/O the Shrine Club, P.O. Box 1602, Burlington, NC 27216.

 Service Information

July 23, 2017

1:45 PM to 2:45 PM
Rich & Thompson Funeral Home & Crematory
207 E. Elm St.
Graham, NC 27253

Memorial Service
July 23, 2017

3:00 PM
Rich and Thompson Chapel, Graham
207 E. Elm Street
Graham, NC 27253

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