Elizabeth “Betty” J. Huntsman, age 78 of Bidwell, Ohio and formerly of Zanesville, died at 12:00 pm Thursday Nov. 5, 2009 at the Holzer Senior Care Center in Bidwell.
She was born January 21, 1931 in Gallipolis, OH to the late Benjamin and Nellie (Reynolds) Franklin.
Betty had attended Sharon Ave. Free Methodist Church and was a longtime member of Eastern Star Vinton Chapter No.375.
Surviving are her sons: Robert Dale Huntsman and Norman (Sandy) Huntsman of Mesa, AZ, and James (Darlene) Huntsman of Baltimore, MD; 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; a sister, Ruth (Clarence) Hash of Bidwell.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-mother, Nell Franklin; a sister, Mary Pegg, and brothers: Robert, James, John and Bill Franklin.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am Monday November 9, 2009 at Memorial Park Cemetery Zanesville with Pastor Steve Neville officiating. Bryan and Snider Funeral Home have been entrusted with arrangements.