June 1, 1936 ~ October 27, 2014

Born in: Buncombe County,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Betty Jean Huntley Styles, 78, of Asheville, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, October 27, after a long illness. She was surrounded by her loving family at home. Betty was born in Asheville and was a daughter of the late Aden C. and Nora Godfrey Huntley. She retired from the National Climatics Data Center of Asheville. She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Billy Frank Styles; one daughter, Donna Styles Tipton of Swannanoa and one son, Jimmy Styles (Lisa) of Arden; four grandchildren, Joshua Styles (Holly), Jeremy Styles, Jenalee Luther (Alex), and Katie Tipton; five great grandchildren; two sisters, Barbara Wright of Asheville and Mary Walker of Black Mountain; family friend, Teresa Stone; several nephews, nieces and cousins. Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 30, at 2:00 p.m. at Beverly Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. William King officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. Flowers are appreciated and memorials may be made in her honor to the Beverly Hills Baptist Church Choir Robe Fund, 777 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC, 28805. Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road is assisting the family.

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  1. A precious Lady, she will be missed yet we know she is with Christ and all worldly concerns are given up for those precious eternal rewards,
    My prayers and thoughts are with you Bill and your family.
    God Bless!
    Tom (Nike) Atkinson

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  2. A precious Lady, she will be missed yet we know she is with Christ and all worldly concerns are given up for those precious eternal rewards,
    My prayers and thoughts are with you Bill and your family.
    God Bless!
    Tom (Nike) Atkinson

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  3. I worked with Betty many years. She was a wonderful person. My prayers are with you. May the Lord give you strength in the coming days.

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  4. I worked with Betty many years. She was a wonderful person. My prayers are with you. May the Lord give you strength in the coming days.

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  5. To the Styles family,you have my thoughts and prayers during this time of loss.Donna I am glad to know you as a friend and neighbor.

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  6. To the Styles family,you have my thoughts and prayers during this time of loss.Donna I am glad to know you as a friend and neighbor.

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  7. I’m so sorry for tour loss Mrs Betty was a very nice lady and loved her family now she is keeping watch over you from heaven and no pain any longer your family is in our thoughts and prayer’s at this time of greef

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  8. I’m so sorry for tour loss Mrs Betty was a very nice lady and loved her family now she is keeping watch over you from heaven and no pain any longer your family is in our thoughts and prayer’s at this time of greef

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