Betty Jane Lemley
Hancock County Courier
Feb. 5, 2004
Betty Jane Lemley, 81, of New Cumberland passed away Tuesday, January 27, 2004
She was born January 20, 1924 in Charleston, WV, the daughter of the late Harley and Rebecca Rust Harper. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, George W. Brown; her second husband, John Lemley; a brother, Charles Harper; three sisters, Charlotte Cook, Norma Brown and Phyllis Rollins and three grandchildren, Charles Cox, George Thomas Cox, and Sherrie R. J. Bailey.
She was a retired janitor, working at the Hancock County Court House.
She is survived by three sons, George “Mike” Brown of New Cumberland, John Mack Brown of Weirton and Richard E. Brown of Ohio; a daughter, Linda Bailey of New Cumberland; a sister, Dorcus Roma of Tacoma WA; a brother, Bill Harper of Ashland, OH; 9 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held on Friday, January 30, 2004 at 11 a.m. at the New Cumberland Chapel of the Nixon Funeral Home with Pastor Randy Krebs officiating. Interment followed at the Three Springs Cemetery in Weirton.