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Betty Guyton of 549 Apt 11B Hwy. 410 Bladenboro, passed away Saturday evening at her residence surrounded by family and friends.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday January 29, 2019 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Majestic Funeral Home in Elizabethtown. A Service of Remembrance will begin at 4 p.m. in the Life Celebration Chapel at Majestic Funeral Home. Rev. Blackman will officiate. Interment will follow in the Guyton Cemetery.

Mrs. Guyton was preceded in death by her father and mother Seargent Floyd Bell and Lorena Bell of White Lake, and her birth Mother, Virginia Townsend (and husband GC) of Lenoir, NC, her husband of 54 years Norman Guyton of Dublin.

She is survived by her two daughters Mary Blackmon and husband Guy of Dublin, Norma Jean Guyton of Elizabethtown, one son Norman Guyton Jr and wife Alice, three grandchildren Cody Blackmon and wife Heather of Dublin, Brandi Scott and husband Tony of Wilmington, and Stephen Blackmon of Fayetteville. She has two Great-grand daughters Sidney and Lucy Blackmon, one Great-grandson Reid Scott and one Great-grandson on-the-way Liam Blackmon. Family will receive guests at the residence.