Betty Gray Lyndon

Obituary of Betty Gray Hilliard Lyndon

Betty Gray Hilliard Lyndon, age 90, of Asheboro passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at the Randolph Hospice House.

Mrs. Lyndon was born in Vass, NC on April 15, 1931 to Atlas and Lillie Morrison Hilliard and was a 1950 graduate of Farmer High School. Betty was employed at Asheboro High School in the cafeteria and later with Acme-McCrary and Kayser-Roth before retirement. She was a long time member of Back Creek Friends Meeting, where she formerly served as an Elder and Sunday School teacher.  In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Richard Lyndon, sisters, Ruth Stinson and Pat Luther, and her beloved 3-legged Cocker Spaniel, Rusty.  Betty enjoyed doing women's water aerobics at the YMCA, gardening, and working in her flowers.  Betty loved animals and especially loved spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughters, Amy L. Allen (Eric) of Troy and Ann York (Randy) of Asheboro; grandchildren, Lyndon Shaw (Jo Beth), Emily Taylor (Spencer), and Sarah York; great grandson, Parker James Taylor; brothers, James W. Hilliard of Greensboro and Louis A. Hilliard, Jr. (Ethel) of Asheboro; and sister, Hazel Ridge of Asheboro.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 2:00 pm at Back Creek Friends Meeting with Mike Thompson officiating.  The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall.  

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Randolph, 416 Vision Dr., Asheboro, NC 27203.


Memorial Service

2:00 pm
Saturday, January 22, 2022
Back Creek Friends Meeting, Asheboro, NC
139 Back Creek Church Rd.
Asheboro, North Carolina, United States