Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Avery

Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Avery, of Granbury, was born Feb. 22, 1924 in Atlanta, Georgia and passed away Feb. 25, 2013 at the age of 89 years, at Glen Rose Nursing & Rehab Center.

Funeral service: 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at the First Presbyterian Church in Granbury. Interment: Holly Hills Memorial Park

She was married to Ben F. Avery, Jr. for over 68 years and was preceded in death by her oldest daughter, Janice.

She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Granbury. She enjoyed golfing, cake decorating, needlework and was devoted to her husband and children.

Survivors: Husband, Ben F. Avery Jr., son, David Avery and her youngest daughter, Cathy Avery.

Martin’s Funeral Home handled arrangements.