Bettie Jean Pridgen Whitbeck, 54, passed away Monday, May 9, 2016. She was born June 21, 1961 in Edgecombe County. She was preceded in death by her father, Theodore Kennedy Pridgen and brother, David Glenn Pridgen.
She is survived by her mother, Ella Batchelor Pridgen; her husband, Lawrence Haze Whitbeck; one brother, Garry Pridgen and wife Anna; nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel of Cornerstone Funeral Home with Rev. Daniel Moss and Rev. Autry Pridgen officiating. Visitation will follow. Committal will be Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 11a.m. at Mill Branch Cemetery.
Arrangements by Cornerstone Funeral Home and Cremations, Nashville.