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Bettie Ellington Cobb

December 15, 1945 ~ December 18, 2021 (age 76)


Bettie Ellington Cobb, 76 of Reidsville went to be with the Lord Saturday December 18, 2021 at her home after a lengthy illness. Graveside services will be conducted 11:00 A.M. Monday December 20, 2021 in Dan River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will see friends at the home. A native of Lawrenceville, VA, she was the daughter of the late Elwood Frank and Elsie Cumbia Ellington and had lived most of her life in Reidsville. A former employee of Beaman Corp. in Greensboro, she later worked at Vanity Fair. A member of Lawsonville Road Baptist Church, she enjoyed puzzle books, watching The Price Is Right on television and spending time with her family.  Bettie was preceded in death by her husband David C. Cobb, Sr. Survivors include her son: David C. Cobb, Jr. and wife Cathy of Anchorage, AK, her daughter: Melissa Cobb Goolsby and husband Jim of Reidsville, grandchildren: Billy Wayne Dowdy (Emily), Alexis Cobb Knapman and husband Nick, and Dustin Dowdy, great grandchildren: Wyatt Layne Dowdy, and Jensen Waid Dowdy.  Memorials may be sent to: Hospice of Rockingham County P.O. Box 281 Wentworth, NC  27375. Citty Funeral Home is assisting the Cobb family. Online condolences may be sent to:

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Graveside Service
December 20, 2021

11:00 AM
Dan River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Hwy 700
Ruffin, NC 27326

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