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Betty Magdalene Lauder

Betty Magdalene Lauder, 84 of West Portsmouth died Friday, April 27, 2018 at BridgePort Health Care Center.  She was born May 13, 1933 to the late Henry Conn and Nannie June Steele Ratliff.  Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Lauder, a son; William Dwane Lauder, 2 brothers; Paul and Perry Ratliff, and a sister; Maxine Stevens.  She was member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.


Betty is survived by a son; Paul (Kima) Lauder, 3 sisters; Janet Mays, Jean Burchett, and Ilene Maddox, 4 grandchildren; Cherie Scarberry, Nicole (Jimmy) Persin, Nathan Lauder, and Shea (Jeanne) Lauder, 4 great grandchildren; Jude and Miles Persin and Madison and Kinslie Scarberry, and several nieces and nephews.


Betty was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.


Graveside services will be 1:00 PM Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Scioto Burial Park with the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses officiating. Friends may call at the Roger W. Davis funeral home in West Portsmouth from 6 to 8:00 PM on Wednesday.  Condolences may be sent

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