Betty Jane Pickler, 83, of Albemarle, NC, passed away Wednesday April 4, 2018 at The Laurels of Salisbury in Salisbury, NC. Her funeral service will be 2 PM Friday April 6, 2018 in the Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care Chapel of Albemarle with Rev. Brian Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Stanly Garden of Memory. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 PM until 8 PM at Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care of Albemarle.
Betty was born April 2, 1935 in Stanly County, NC and was the daughter of the late Arthur David Pickler and Maggie Jane Springer Pickler. She retired from Metal Forge and had been a volunteer for Stanly Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Pickler was a member of North Albemarle Baptist Church. Betty was a huge Elvis fan.
Mrs. Pickler is survived by three sons James B. Cook (Nancy) of Salisbury, NC, Anthony D. Cook (Shelia) of Albemarle, NC, and Grover M. Cook (Cecelia) of Albemarle, NC; eight grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
The family, wishes to thank the staff of The Laurels of Salisbury for their love and care that was given to Betty and her family during her illness.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Uwharrie, 960 N. First Street, Albemarle, NC 28001.