Cherryville - Mrs. Betty Sellers Black, 86, died on Saturday, March 31, 2018
at Lincoln Rehabilitation Center in Lincolnton.
Betty was born on June 25, 1931 in Gaston County, NC a daughter of the late
Buford T. Sellers, Sr. and Virginia Brackett Sellers. She worked for Gaston
County Schools and was affectionately known at Cherryville High School as
the cafeteria lady. Betty was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church and
the Young at Heart group.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Junius
T. "Cedo" Black; a son, Jerry Dale Black and two brothers, Buford Sellers,
Jr. and Allen Sellers.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Linda B. Sellers and Don of
Lincolnton; grandchildren, Stacey B. Glover, Michael D. Black; five great
grandchildren, Brandon B. Glover, Trent Black, Tripp Black, Isabella Black
and Mallory Black; two sisters-in-law, Rosie Mae Sellers of Cherryville and
Elizabeth "Lib" Sellers of Kings Mountain; niece, Mary Jane Sellers and
other nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 1:00 PM at
Shady Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Dale Hendricks officiating.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The family will greet friends in the Family Life Center following the
Memorials may be made to Shady Grove Baptist Church, Sanctuary Fund, 3240
Tryon Courthouse Road, Cherryville, NC 28021.
A guest register is available at www.stameycherryvillefuneralhome.com
Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family of