Bettie Ann Merrell Sellers, born June 26, 1943, passed away at the age of 75 on May 5, 2019.

Bettie married Hilburn Sellers on December 24, 1960. She waited until her girls were in school before going to school to become a hair stylist. She enjoyed this career until 2006, when she closed her shop to take care of her husband. She also enjoyed her girls, their husbands, and the grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Hilburn Ray Sellers; parents, A. G. and Mary Merrell; and her in-laws, Robert and Audell Waldrup.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Tonie White and husband, Jackie, and Karen Harrison and husband, Tim; her grandchildren, Chris Harrison, Scott Harrison and wife, Haley, Jessica McCraine and husband, Josh, and Keoki Laphand; and one sister, Norma Merrell Herrington.

Graveside services will be held at Shady Grove First Baptist Church Cemetery on Highway 11, Heidelberg, MS on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at 10 a.m. Bro. Leon Parnell will officiate.

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