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Betty Jane (Adkins) Delong

April 8, 1971 ~ November 23, 2023 (age 52) 52 Years Old

Betty Delong Obituary

Betty Jane (Adkins) DeLong 52 of Herndon Heights formally of Keyrock passed away peacefully  surrounded by family and friends at Raleigh General Hospital on Thursday November 23, 2023 following a sudden illness.

Born on April 8,1971 in Welch she is the daughter to Bobby Joe Adkins and Frances Margaret Tolliver Sims. Betty was a true gem whose laugh and beautiful smile would light up any room she walked into. She loved to play games at Christmas, and we will continue her traditions through the years in memory of her, she had a heart of gold and would give you her last penny if she knew it was helping loved ones, especially her family. 

Betty was a 1991 Pineville High School graduate, who attended Valley College with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administrative. She worked at the Wyoming Nursing & Rehabilitation as the activity director who loved planning events for the residents, she loved walking into the rooms and just sitting with them, talking about their day. 

Those left to cherish her life is her fiancéJeremy Mullins of Herndon Heights, Her son Adam DeLong and her only special grandson Kayson Thomas DeLong both of Pineville.

Her brother Bobby Sims of Texas, and her two sisters Debra and Robert Kendall of Keyrock, Janet Adkins and her fiancé Phillip Just Sr of Pineville and a special co-sister Aretta Porter.

Many nieces and nephews Chelsea Sims, Jessica Sims, Julee Kendall all of Texas, Billy Porter of Oak Hill, Jake Kendall of Keyrock, Michael Sinecoff and Austin Sinecoff of Pineville. 

She loved her great nieces and nephews Shaylann Kendall, Juddson Kendall, AxL Rhodes, Keeley Porter, Laramie Porter all of Keyrock and Kaden and Kaitlyn Eller of Texas. Kinsley Sims and Harper Sims of Texas.

As Bettys wishes was to be laid to rest between her mother and father she will be cremated. Services will be posted at a later date and time…

◦ Genesis 3:19 By the sweat of your brow you will eat food until you return to the ground since from it you are taken; for dust you are and dust you will return.


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