Betty M. Hester PDF Print E-mail

Betty Seegers Hester, 84, of Newberry, died Friday, November 9, 2018 at her residence.

Born on February 11, 1934 in Kershaw she was a daughter of the late Lee and Arrie Reynolds Mahaffey. She was a member of the Newberry Church of God.

Mrs. Hester is survived by her husband, Tony Joe Hester; sons, Leroy Seegers, Jr. of Silverstreet, Mike (Kay) Seegers of Newberry and Charles (Niki) Seegers of Whitmire; a daughter, Ruth (Chuck) Roof of Newberry; sisters, Jeanette Banks of Bethune and Mary Lee (Ike) Ruby of Cassatt; eleven grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her first husband, William Leroy Seegers, Sr.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Monday, November 12, 2018 at the Newberry Church of God by the Rev. Timothy Haulbrook and Rev. Michael Davis. Burial will follow in Rosemont Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. the family will be at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Seegers, 1651 Glenn Street Ext., Newberry. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 1741, Greenwood, SC 29648.

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#10 Ellen Corley 2018-11-13 11:47
RIP Miss Betty Christmas Dinner won't be the same God Bless your family I their time of sorrow
#9 Carol Jeannie McJu 2018-11-11 14:47
My granny has always been the matriarch of our family. Now my heart breaks and rejoices at the same time. You lost a battle with cancer but gained your heavenly home with our Lord. Thank you for lessons taught, smiles shared,and tears you dried. I love you maw maw_ Rest in peace my angel.
#8 Deena Dehardt Davis 2018-11-10 22:54
Prayers to you and your Family. Sorry to hear about her passing, but just know she is in an Awesome place.
#7 wanda/ronnie taylor 2018-11-10 21:00
#6 Lynn Taylor Riber 2018-11-10 20:00
Charlie, Leroy and family,
Sincere condolences at the loss of your mother and grandmother. Know that others are praying for you at this difficult time.
#5 Sharon Cannon 2018-11-10 06:03
My thoughts and prayers are with you all..God bless.
#4 Tommy Davis 2018-11-10 02:17
Tony and the family so sorry to hear of Betty's passing we all loved her such a sweet lady and and so much fun to be around she could always make you are in our thoughts and prayers she fought the battle and has run the race shes in the Loving arms of her Lord i pray that he will comfort and give you peace in this time of sorrow God Bless you all and keep you.Tommy & Tony Davis and Toby Davis Duvall
#3 Hope Dorn 2018-11-09 21:15
I will always remember Ms. Betty (Granny) fondly. She was one of the kindest people you could ever meet and baked the best homemade biscuits in the world. I am so sorry to hear of her passing. I am keeping the entire Seegers family in my prayers.
#2 Jan Atkinson 2018-11-09 20:44
Aunt Betty,She is not in anymore pain. She will be greatly be missed. We love her and the family. My prayers are with the family,we will be able to see her again,we must live for Jesus to be able to see Aunt Betty,she was ready,make sure that you are ready to go when that time comes. Love you all.
#1 April Long 2018-11-09 19:53
Rest now and be at peace.... I have and will always have precious memories growing up with her and papa they will remain in my heart as they helped mold me into who I am today so for that I am greatful.Love always April