Betty Ruth George Webb, 76, of Newport departed this life April 8, 2014.

She was born July 5, 1937 to Walter and Gertie (Sutterfield) George, enjoyed yard sales and taking care of her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband; James Elwood Webb, Sr. in 1991, her daughter; Shirley Ann Webb Harrison in 1983, parents; Walter and Gertie (Sutterfield) George, sisters; Odessa Dollar, Margaret Davis, Ethann McDaniel, Ermie Helms, Ruby Pabst, and brothers; Wesley George, Junior George, and Eugene George.

Her survivors are one daughter; Carolyn Webb Holcomb and husband Don of Tuckerman, three sons; James E. (Jimbo) Webb, Jerry D. Webb, and Ronnie G. Webb, grandchildren; Joey (Heather) Holcomb of Hector, Crystal Holcomb of Belleville,  Brian Webb (Donna ) of Newark, Jerry Webb (Tracy) of Caruthersville, Missouri, Hayley Webb of Newport, Tyler Webb of Newport, and Cheyenne Brooks of Newark, great grandchildren; Kalynn and Kenley Holcomb of Danville, Callie Holcomb of Hector,  Kailee Webb, Ty Webb, Nicholas Webb, and Hunter Webb of Caruthersville, Missouri and Jersey Webb of Newark, special brother-in-law; Calvin Dollar, special friends; Albert Hollis, Gayle Ellis and grand dog; Jake, and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

A memorial service was held at  11 a.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Watson Cemetery.

Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home.