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Obituary for Betty J Reames

Betty Jane Reames passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022 at Bethesda Care Center in Fremont, Ohio with her family by her side.
Born December 9, 1943 in Pemberton (Raleigh County) WV, she was the daughter of the late Foster Virchow and Bertie Rakes Belcher. Betty was of the Baptist faith and traveled for 38 years singing gospel music with her family, The Cash Family Singers.
She was preceded in death by her first husband and father of her four children, Robert Alan Reames, two sisters, Catherine Whittaker Bragg and Joyce Ann Rice, and three brothers, Edward Lee Whittaker, Bill Junior Whittaker and Jack Dempsey Belcher.
Survivors include three daughters, Vonda Scott of Bellevue, Ohio, Melinda Cook and Karen Roberts of Fremont, Ohio, a son, Robert Alan Reames, Jr. of NC. Brothers James (Johnnie) Whittaker of Sophia, WV, Larry (Pam) Belcher of Hymera, IN. Surviving sisters are Ruby Bailey of Shady Spring, WV, Janet (Wayne) Cash of Felton, DE, Linda Wheeler of Hinton, WV and Judy (Mike) Sizemore of Myrtle Beach, SC, ten grandchildren and twenty-four great grandchildren.
As per her wishes, Betty will be cremated and a private family service be held in WV at a later date.