Betty Rose Walker Hedgepeth, 83, died Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 at Wesley Pines Nursing Facility in Lumberton. She was the daughter of the late Dewey Walker and Emily Manning Walker and was preceded in death by her husband, Wayland Calhoun Hedgepeth; and a sister, Hilda Walker Pridgen.
She was a member of Whiteville United Methodist Church.
Final rites will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27 at McKenzie Mortuary with Rev. Paul Stallsworth officiating. Visitation will be held from 1-1:45 p.m. prior to the service Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the mortuary. Burial will be in the New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include five nieces and nephews.