Betty Lou Watts, 90, went home to be with the Lord on December 31, 2020. She was born February 2, 1930 in Cambridge, Ohio to Lewis and Margaret Baker.
Betty and Paul were long standing members at the Akron Baptist Temple and was currently a member of Community Baptist Temple in Akron. She worked in the Kent State University Campus Library, retiring with 17 years’ service.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Paul; daughter, Paula Burkhardt; and grandson, Aron Williams.
Betty is survived by her children, Dennis (Lisa) Watts, Chris (Susan) Watts, Robyn (Kenneth) Williams; son-in-law, Bob Burkhardt; 10 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Friends and relatives are invited to attend a graveside service in memory of Betty on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at Hillside Memorial Park, 1025 Canton Rd., Akron, Ohio beginning at 1 p.m., Pastor Mark O’Donnell officiating.
For the safety of the family and other guests, masks must be worn. Your cooperation and patience are appreciated.
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