8/18/2020 5:23:00 PM Betty Bond Snipes November 27, 1928 - August 17, 2020
CONOVER, N.C. - Betty Bond Snipes, 91, of Conover, passed away on Monday, August 17, 2020, at her residence.
She was born November 27, 1928, in Wood County, W.Va., to the late Edith Boyles Taylor. Betty was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Newton, where she served with the Franciscan Society. She was an avid bridge player, enjoyed golf and bowling.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Herman "Pete" Hoskey Snipes Jr.; father, Charles E. Taylor; sister, Evelyn Logan; and granddaughter, Katie Lynn NeSmith.
Those left to cherish her memory are her sons Herman H. Snipes, III of Salt Lake City, Utah, Rev. Steven J. Snipes and wife Brenda of Baltimore, Md., Michael E. Snipes and wife Debbie of Greenville, N.C., Christopher L. Snipes and wife Patricia of Atlanta, Ga.; daughters Stephanie "Stormy" Shull and husband Alan of Hickory, Tamara “Tamie” Jen NeSmith and husband Len of Hawkinsville, Ga.; grandchildren Tim Sherrill of Hickory, Rebecca Jackson and husband T.J. of Hildebran, Shelly Scronce of Hickory, Angela Rembert and husband Aaron of Maiden, Stephanie Collins and husband Will of Hawkinsville, Ga., Ryann Siedzik and husband Mike of Germany (USAF); Kyle Snipes and wife Keyomia of Greenville; Jonathan NeSmith and wife Sydney of Hawkinsville, Ga., William Christopher Snipes of Oahu, Hi., Christopher Snipes of Woodstock, Ga., Kimberly Snipes of Atlanta, Ga., Nicole Woodard and husband Noah of Canton, Ga., Madison Therrien of Atlanta, Ga., Joseph Therrien of Atlanta, Ga., Danielle Carpenter of W.Va., Dawn Whitney of Virginia, and DeeAnn Hamm of Va.; great-Grandchildren Amber Minton and husband Corey of Newton, Alexandria Williamson and husband Chance of Vale, Taylor Speagle of Vale, Madison Speagle of Hildebran, Zachary Speagle of Hickory, Raegan Rembert of Maiden, Rylee Rembert of Maiden, Michael Scronce of Hickory, Reid Rembert of Maiden, Mia Rose Woodard of Canton, Ga., Dawson Woodard of Canton, Ga., Noah Snipes of Greenville, Gracie Collins of Hawkinsville, Ga. and Trae Collins of Hawkinsville, Ga.; great-great-grandchild Caroline Dare Minton of Newton.
A service to celebrate Betty’s life will be held on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Bennett Funeral Service in Newton, 7878 NC Hwy. 16, Newton, NC 28658. Rev. Steven Snipes will officiate. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Hickory. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. at Bennett Funeral Service in Newton.
Memorials may be made to Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, NC 28658
Condolences may be sent to the Snipes family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Snipes family.