Betty Black

Betty Ruth "Bet" Black

Monday August 19, 1940 - Friday April 17, 2020
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Mrs. Betty Ruth “Bet” Black, 79, of Greenville, South Carolina, passed on Friday, April 17, 2020, at home. She was a daughter of the late Albert and Ilean Hughes Tate.

She was a member of Relentless Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James Black, Sr.; a son, Jimmy Black; two brothers, Albert Tate and Thomas Tate.

Left to cherish many fond and loving memories are three daughters, Eunice Davis, Emma Brown and Sandra (Jimmy) Blakley, all of Greenville, SC; two step-daughters, Ruell Rayford and Lillie Benson, both of Greenville, SC; two sons, James Lewis (Sandra) Black, Jr., and Tywon Black, both of Greenville, SC; two sisters, Sallie Mae Butler of Greenville, SC, and Connie (William) Mattison of Pelzer, SC; two brothers, William Tate of Williamston, SC, and James (Shirley) Tate of Pelzer, SC; fifteen grandchildren; thirty-two great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
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Service Details

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    Saturday April 25, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Saturday April 25, 2020 2:00pm
    Resthaven Memorial Gardens
    Piedmont Highway
    PIEDMONT, SC 29673
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Denise Bright

Posted at 07:41pm
OMG So sorry to see Ms Bet has left us, she gave me great hugs coming into church doors on Sunday morning's always with a bright beautiful smile. I’m sorry for for absence of being with us but I know she’s with the Lord but will be missed here on earth.
Denise B. (Relentess Volunteer-Media)

Toni Davis

Posted at 02:27pm

Regina Richey

Posted at 06:44pm
I'm going to miss seeing that beautiful smile come into Grandmas Kitchen.RIH 👼🏾

Jennifer Suber

Posted at 04:34pm
Mrs. Black was such an inspiration to all who knew her. I was blessed from a young age to have this woman of God to impact my life. My love and prayers are with the Black Family. Jennifer and Melvin Suber.

Anthony Bruce Pringle

Posted at 01:24pm
For Mrs. Betty,

We will miss you dearly. You were the smile of Jesus on the Greeting Team.
Our warmest condolences,
We are always thankful that we share a blessed never failing hope in our Lord Jesus Christ .

From Bruce and Jan Pringle.

Hannah Gilliam Posted at 01:41pm

My Heart And My Prayers Are With My Nephew "Tray" With The Loss Of His Grandmother Ms.Betty!!! She Always Had A Beautiful Smile And A Kind And Loving Heart. To Emma And The Rest Of The Family May "GOD" Hold Ya'll Together At A Time Like This!!!! Rest On Ms.Betty I Will Always Remember Your "Smile"!!!!

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