Betty Ruth Raymond, 81, of Cottage Grove died Nov. 4, 2017.
She was born in Murphy, N.C. on Feb. 4, 1936 to Ezekiel Bert and Essie B. (Abercrombie) Woody.
On Oct. 4, 1957 in Cottage Grove, she and Morris Raymond were married.
Betty worked as a waitress and in management. She was employed at Village Bakery and was a business owner of Antiques and Things.
She enjoyed hunting, fishing and collecting antiques. She loved her dogs and cats, but especially her six cats. In her younger years, she enjoyed painting and sewing.
Betty is survived by her son, Randy Raymond of Cottage Grove.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and four siblings.
No service is planned. Arrangements in the care of Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel, Cottage Grove.