Obituary for Betty Marie Taylor Warden

Betty Marie Taylor Warden of Belspring, Virginia left this Earth for her Heavenly Home on Monday, November 29, 2021. She was born in Max Meadows, Virginia on February 27, 1936.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Larry Frank Warden, her parents, Grover & Ocie Gravley. Also preceding her in death are her loved ones that she has longed to see for so long…her son-in-law, Gregory Worley, daughter-in-law, Annette Warden and her grandsons, Chris and Everett Warden.

She is survived by her children, Bonnita Warden Worley of Dublin, VA, Steve (Donna) Warden of Belspring, VA, Larry Keith Warden of Dublin, VA and Lori Warden McBride of Dublin along with 7 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Also surviving is her loving sister, Imogene Gordon of Radford, VA and brother & sister-in-law, Ronnie (Marlene) Hix of Pulaski, VA.

Her smile brought joy to all the hearts of all those around her. Her greetings were always with kisses and hugs and many, many “I Love You’s” to all her friends and family.

Family will receive friends from 3:00-5:00 PM Sunday evening December 5, 2021 at the Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM – Monday, December 6, 2021 at the Funeral Home with Betty’s Pastor Gary Stike officiating. Interment will follow at the Draper Valley Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Draper.

The family would like to express heartfelt gratitude to Nurse Desiree Caldwell and Medi-Hospice of Pulaski, VA and the staff of Noble Senior Living in Christiansburg.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.