Betty Ruth Brown, 90, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Sunday, April 18, 2021, at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Medical. Betty was born March 5, 1931, in Iredell County to Silas H. and Elizabeth Grose Renegar. Mrs. Brown was a member of 2nd Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening, crotcheting and spending time with her grandchildren. Betty was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Edward Eugene Brown; brothers, Odell, Alton and Carlie Clinton Renegar; and sister, Nina Melton.
Mrs. Brown is survived by her son, Tommy Brown and spouse, Rebecca, of North Wilkesboro; daughter, Wanda Cleary and spouse, Ronnie, of Hays; grandchildren, Samantha Lusk and spouse, Freddie, of North Wilkesboro, Kristy Cothren and spouse, Marty, of Hays, Amanda Robinson and spouse, Stephen, of Asheville, Daniel Brown and spouse, Keri, of North Wilkesboro; great-grandchildren, Sydney Ratliff and spouse, Hunter, Mary Cothren, Katie Cothren, Callan Brown, Sunny Johnson; sisters-in-law, Geneva Renegar of Mocksville, Julie Brown of Wilkesboro; several nieces and nephews.
Private service will be held with Rev. Michael Golden, Rev. Roger Jennings and Mr. Daniel Brown officiating. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Haymeadow Baptist Church, P.O. Box 232, Hays, N.C., 28635. The family has requested no food. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller