Betty Jean Eggleston

GRAY:  Betty Jean Eggleston, 83, of Fraley Street, died Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at a local hospital.  Services were private.

Mrs. Eggleston was born March 31, 1933, in Eden, North Carolina, and had lived in Gray for the past 45 years.  She was the daughter of the late Roy Sawyers and Bealuh Gann Sawyers, and was preceded in death by her husband, Max Wade Eggleston.

Mrs. Eggleston is survived by her sons, Danny Eggleston and David Eggleston; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray had charge of arrangements.  Please visit the online memorial at


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