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Betty Irene (Wisehart) Miller, 85, passed peacefully on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, surrounded by her family in Anderson.
Betty was born Oct. 8, 1932, to Mellie Frances (McCray) and Alonzo Myers Wisehart. She lived in Shirley, Indiana, her entire life.
One year after graduating from Wilkinson High School, Betty married John "Jack" Elliott Miller, the love of her life, on Feb. 3, 1951.
Betty was employed at Western Electric in Indianapolis and Delco Remy Division of General Motors (GM) in Anderson and retired from GM in 1984, after thirty years of service.
Betty's greatest honor was raising her two daughters, Linda (Rob) Nelson of Indianapolis and Brenda (Mitchell) Spencer of Carmel. She also cherished her role as grandmother to Craig Spencer, of Oakland, California.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents, and her six siblings, Eugene "Gene" Wisehart, Richard "Dick" Wisehart, Byron "Barney" Wisehart, Robert "Bob" Wisehart, Gerald Wisehart and Linda "Linda Lou" (Wisehart) Cole.
In addition to her husband, Jack, Betty is survived by her daughters; her grandson; and her nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Monday at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service Knightstown Chapel with Reverend Allen Collier officiating.
Burial will follow in McCray Cemetery.
Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Michael J. Fox Foundation, PO Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014 .
Condolences and memories of Betty may be shared at www.hinsey-brown.com.
Published on November 25, 2017
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