Funeral services for Bettie E. Parks, 86, of West Lafayette, were Feb. 3, 2010, at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown. Pastor Martin Addy officiated the services with burial in the West Lawn Cemetery, Newcomerstown. She passed away Jan. 31 at the Lafayette Pointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, West Lafayette.

She was born Dec. 1, 1923, in Adamsville, W.Va., the daughter of the late Vernon and Myrtle (Kenney) Greathouse.

She retired from Groovfold of Newcomerstown.

Mrs. Parks enjoyed traveling, cooking, and helping her nieces and nephews. 

On April 10, 1943, she married Leo C. Parks, who passed away June 17, 1984.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by brothers, Fred, Vernon, Wayne and Bill; and sisters, Madge, Ruth, Gertrude and Clara Mae.

Survivors include one brother, Myles (Barbara) Greathouse of Newcomerstown; three sisters, Lola Greathouse of Newcomerstown, Thelma Booth of Cambridge and Jane (Henry) Burns of West Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.

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