Betty Barber Dunlap

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Betty Doris Barber Dunlap age 87, passed away Sunday August 14 2022. 

Betty was a native of Moore County, she was the daughter of the late Clyde and Losie Barber of Robbins. She was a retired supervisor with Clayson Knitting Company where she worked for 32 years. Betty was preceded in death by her husband: Jonah Clegg (J C) Dunlap, sister: Faye Mabe, brothers: Eugene Barber, Arthur Barber and Mack Barber.

She is survived by her three children: Sons: Kenny Dunlap (wife,Sharon), Steve Dunlap ( fiancé, Angie), and daughter Lynn Lewis, all of Seagrove; Sister: Judy Oldham of Bear Creek:  Brother Ted Barber(wife, Joyce) of Star; 6 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

Betty was a devoted Christian and loved spending time with her family. She was a faithful member of Browns Chapel Christian Church.  Betty will be remembered for her warm smile and generous spirit. She enjoyed being outdoors gardening; caring for her yard and flowers brought her great joy.

Funeral service will be 11 AM, Thursday, August 18, 2022 at Browns Chapel Christian Church , with Pastor Shaun Garner and Reverend James Brewer officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at Kennedy Funeral Home and at other times and the home.

Memorials may be made to Browns Chapel Christian Church 608 Browns Chapel Road, Robbins NC 27325

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Funeral Service: August 18, 2022 11:00 am

Brown’s Chapel Christian Church
608 Brown’s Chapel Church Road
Robbins, NC 27325


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  1. Lynne,
    I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet and precious Mom. I know what you are going through but knowing one day soon you will see her again! Hold on those precious memories you made with her !

    Love and prayers my sweet friend!

  2. Kenny Steve and Lynn and all your family I am so sorry for you loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you all! Betty was such a precious beautiful lady and I remember all the times over the years wherever I saw her that beautiful smile on her face! I remember when Jake brought her to our house to introduce her to us! They are back together again at last! Sending all my Love!

  3. Prayers for her family!! I am sure she will be missed. Look to the Lord for comfort and strength!!

  4. Kenny, Steve, Lynn and families,
    God’s blessings on you all in the loss of your precious mama. She was a dear Saint and will be greatly missed. God bless each of you and hold you close during this difficult time. Praying for all of you. Love Brenda Garner Cassady

  5. Betty was always a kind and precious lady! Praying for the Lord to give you comfort, strength and grace in the days ahead.

  6. Dear Kenny, Steve, Lynne and all your families. We are so sorry for your loss. Praying Gods peace and comfort over you all.
    Love Teresa and Steve Stewart

  7. Ms Betty was a wonderful beautiful God loving lady that will be missed may God wrap his loving arms around all

  8. Lynn, Steve , Kenny and family
    I am so sorry for your loss ,Betty was a beautiful sweet Lady .
    May God wrap his loving arms around you all at this time and give you Grace and mercy and comfort at this time .
    Heaven is sweeter with her there !
    Prayers for all the family

  9. Prayers for you all your mom was a beautiful lady always had a smile and a sweet word for everyone. She will be greatly missed. Love you all🙏🏻❤️

  10. So sorry to read this obituary. Betty was a beautiful sweet and kind lady. She will be missed by her family and friends. Prayers and Sympathy for her family. May God give you Peace and Strength for this difficult time.
    Jimmie Ann Lassiter

  11. Lynn, so sorry to see where your mom passed. I know you will miss her. She was a pretty lady just like you. Leta

  12. With Heart-Felt Sympathy and Prayers 🙏 for all the family. Matthew 5:4 Blessed are those that mourn for they shall be comforted.

  13. Kenny, Steve and Lynn may God give you comfort and peace during this sad time. Y’all had a great Mom always smiling and sweet. She’s in Heaven with your Daddy. Prayers and hugs to each of you.

  14. Ms Betty always had a beautiful smile and greeted everyone cheerfully. Your beauty shop friends, Betty Purvis, Donald and Linda Cheek. Love and prayers for the family

  15. Kenny,Steve,Lynn and family,
    Kim and I are grieved for you all in your loss of Mrs. Dunlap. Such a kind, sweet, encouraging lady with great class and dignity. I appreciate her encouragement of me at Westmoore and every time we met. She will be missed. May God cradle you all in His loving arms in your grief and in the days to come. We love you. Kim and Bruce Williams

  16. Prayers for you during your loss are being said by us. Lorna, D.A. and Dianah- children of June A. and Mary Jane Cockman

  17. Never met Betty, she was my Great Grandma on a side of the family I never had a connection with. Every holiday she would send me letters, and from what I can tell, she seemed to be a super sweet lady. I’ll miss all of her letters, Love you Betty.

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