Betty Whitlow, age 82, of Little Buck Hill Road in Newland, died Friday, March 30, 2012 at her home.
Mrs. Whitlow was born on October 4, 1929 in Corona, NY and was the daughter of the late Anton and Sadie Bauerlein Isola. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fenton Whitlow who passed away in 2004.
Mrs. Whitlow was very involved with the N.C. Cooperative Extension and the Community Volunteer Association. She was a Past President of the Mitchell County Homemakers and was a member of the Red Hat Club. She had taught ceramics and was a member of the Walnut Grove Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by her daughters; Carolyn Hawley of High Point, NC and Elizabeth Kress of Newland; her son; Fenton A. Whitlow of Wakefield, RI; her sister; Joan Scheinpflvg of Chicago, IL; seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
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