Betty Ann Corn of Lesage
Betty Ann Corn, 82, of Lesage, WV, formerly of South Point, OH, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2013 at Cabell Huntington Hospital from a head injury incurred in a fall at home.
She was born on March 25, 1931, a daughter of the late Barger William and Hester Emelie Green. She was a life-long Christian and a member of the First Presbyterian Church. She attended Huntington schools and Marshall University and, as a younger woman, was an accomplished pianist and organist. She devoted her life to her family and pets. Betty loved to cook and “never met a stranger”. She was a pioneer in spirit and twice fought off cancer.
Betty is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, George Gary Corn; one son, George “GB” Corn and wife, Jo Ann of Lesage; two granddaughters whom she dearly loved, Ellie and Shelby Corn; and a dear cousin, Ben Baumgardner. Funeral services were held on Friday, May 3, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Beard Mortuary, Huntington, with Reverend Skip Seibel of First Presbyterian Church and Pastor Gordon Rutherford of Olive Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery. Visitation was from noon until time of service on Friday. Online condolences may be conveyed to the family at www.beardmortuary.com.