Betty Jo May Hartsfield Caliguire, 92, died July 10, 2022, at The Brian Center Rehabilitation and Nursing Care in Low Moor, Virginia.
She was born on Feb. 12, 1930, in Macksville, a daughter of the late Homer Angus and Arvella Harper May
Mrs. Caliguire was a faithful and charter member of the North Fork Baptist Church. She was a registered nurse with the Grant Memorial Hospital in Petersburg. She went to the Davis Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in Elkins. She was very proud of her title as registered nurse and was part of the nurses who wore white shoes, hats and dresses. She was a very skilled nurse and enjoyed taking care of her patients.
Her first husband, William Leo Hartsfield, and her second husband, John G. Caliguire, preceded her in death.
Surviving are a son, Rev. William “Bill” Hartsfield and wife, Honor of Covington, Virginia; two grandsons, Taylor Hartsfield and wife, Davina of Naples, Florida, and Aaron Hartsfield and wife, Lindsay of Roanoke, Virginia; five great-grandchildren, Reagan, Rocco, Dominic, Luna and Statler; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by a sister and brother-in-law, Mary Ann Warner and Charles Jones Warner.
In keeping with her wishes her body has been cremated.
A celebration of life service was held Wednesday at the Temple Baptist Church with the Rev. William M. Hartsfield officiating.
A second celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the North Fork Baptist Church with the Rev. William M. Hartsfield officiating. The family will receive their friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. A private interment will be held at a later date.
The funeral arrangements are being handled by Arritt Funeral Home in Covington, Virginia.
The online guest registration is available at arrittfuneralhome.com.
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