Betty Jo Durham Jolly

Betty Jo Durham Jolly, 86, formerly of State Road, passed away Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021, at Cadence of Clemmons. She was born Nov. 5, 1934, in Surry County to Claude and Lottie Lee Boyd Durham. Mrs. Jolly retired from Chatham Manufacturing and was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was the last surviving sibling of three brothers and two sisters.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Benny M. Jolly; daughter, Debbie J. Rose, son-in-law, Carl Dean Rose; brothers, Robert “Flip” Durham, Bobby “Bud” Durham and Billy Ray Durham; and sisters, Gladys “Pete” Cockerham and Pauline Newman.

Survivors include grandson, Kyle Rose of Seattle, Wash.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted at a later date.

Memorials may be made to The Ark, P.O. Box 102, Elkin, N.C., 28621.

The family would like to thank the staff of Cadence at Clemmons and the staff of Mountain Valley Hospice for their care.

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Services entrusted to Elkin Funeral Service.

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