Betty Jo (Herring) MimsDecember 6, 2017
Betty Jo Herring Mims, 76, went to be with the Lord on December 3, 2017.
She was the daughter of the late J.O. Herring and Mary L. Herring.
She was a graduate of West Edgecombe High School and a member of the Florida Street Baptist Church in Greensboro, NC.
Betty was a loving mother, sister, aunt, nannie, and friend who loved all who came in contact with her.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Mary Wall Herring; and husband, Tom Mims.
She is survived by her two daughters, Bonnie Jo VanSteen of Bunn, NC and Connie C. Brantley of Greensboro, NC; two sisters, Elizabeth Herring Grady of Rock Hill, SC and Patsy Herring Worthington of N. Myrtle Beach, SC; three grandchildren; and one great granddaughter.
A celebration of her life will be held on Friday, December 8, 2017, 12:00 pm, at Triad Cremation Society & Chapel. The family will receive friends from 11:00 am-12:-00pm prior to the service. Inurnment will be Saturday, December 9, 2017, 2:00 pm, at Pineview Cemetery, East Raleigh Blvd., Rocky Mount, NC 27803 in section 41.
The family requests donations be made to: Hospice & Palliative Care of Greensboro, 2500 Summit Ave., Greensboro, NC 27403 or ALS Association NC Chapter, 4 North Blount Street, Raleigh, NC 27601.