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Betty M. Avery July 9, 1926 - Dec. 3, 2018

Betty M. Avery, 92, of Frankfort died Dec. 3, 2018, at Wesley Manor. She was born July 9, 1926, in Miami County to the late Elmer and Anna (Watts) Hann. She married Samuel B. “Barney” Avery on Oct. 27, 1946, and he preceded her in death in February 2011.

She was a 1944 graduate of Butler Township High School. She grew up and attended schools in Peru and lived in Michigantown for three years before moving to Frankfort. Betty was a teller for the Clinton County Bank for 25 years, retiring in 1987. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Sigma Alpha Chi, Business & Professional Women, President of PTO at Kyger School, was a Brownie Scout Leader, Red Cross volunteer and a township representative for Clinton County Cancer Society.

Family includes daughter Linda Kay and her husband (William) Dyk Jr. of Lexington, Kentucky; son Rick and his wife (Glenda) Avery of Frankfort; four grandchildren, Gregory (Casey) Dyk, Kerry Ann (Trey) Higgins, Neil Dyk and Stacey Avery; seven great-grandchildren, Reagan, Jackson, McKinley Higgins, Sasha (Tyler) Vela, Rylan Galvin, Katelyn Dyk and Kendall Dyk; and one great-great-grandchild, Cooper Vela.

Visitation will be 2-3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Wesley Manor Chapel, 1555 N. Main St., Frankfort. Memorial services will begin at 3 p.m. at the chapel. Tim Grasham will officiate. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Society.

Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort, is assisting the family with arrangements. Please visit goodwinfuneralhome.com, where you may share a personal message with the family.