Betty Lou Hancock

June 2, 1942 ~ July 24, 2020 (age 78)


Betty Lou Hancock age 78, of Lexington, South Carolina formerly of Arkadelphia, passed away on Friday, July 24, 2020 in Lexington. She was born June 2, 1942 to the late Artis Jewell and Thelma Neighbors Hancock.  Betty was a member of Arkadelphia Church of Christ and was employed and retired from the Arkadelphia Human Development Center.

She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, a twin infant sister, Callie Sue and Marjorie Burress.

Survivors include a nephew, Wayne Burress and wife, Karyl of Lexington, South Carolina; several cousins and family.

Services will be 10:00 AM Friday, July 31st at Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home in Arkadelphia with Roger Genung officiating. Burial will be in Bethsaida Cemetery near Amity. Livestreaming of services will be available on Ruggles-Wilcox Facebook page.

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State of Arkansas COVID 19 mandates: face coverings are required and social distancing will be practiced

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Funeral Service
July 31, 2020

10:00 AM
Funeral Home
517 Clay St.
Arkadelphia, AR 71923

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