Elizabeth "Betty" Jane (Hanna) Gerr

January 18, 1925 ~ November 14, 2020 (age 95)


Elizabeth Jane Hanna Gerr 1925 - 2020

Surviving family members:

Son- Martin H. Gerr and his children- Heather and Kenneth Gerr

Daughter- Patricia G. Singer and son-in-law- Dan Singer and their children, - Tony Singer and Genna Singer

Nephews-and Nieces- Bob Packard, John Packard, Ronald Roberts, Jean and Skip Wilber, Doug Wilber, Peggy and Paul LeVasseur, Bruce LeVasseur, Sue Chris Ray

She was preceded in death by:

Husband- Morris (Murray) Gerr in 1998

Mother- Pearl G. Hanna and Father- Raymond Hanna

Sisters- Ruth Wilber, Louise Twitty, Rhoda Packard, Nina LeVasseur, and Marge Roberts

Grandson- Christopher M. Singer

Best friend- Marge Willis

History of Service:

United States Navy 1944-1945- Waves service on the East Coast stateside.

Work History:

legal secretary

home maker


Art- self-taught painter of natural scenes

Music- played piano

Sewing & quilting


Visiting with her sisters

Taking care of her precious grandchildren

Volunteer work:

High Point Hospital Guild

PTA when her children were in school

Her Personality was vivacious, fun loving and outgoing.  She was a caring mother and sister. She enjoyed life and the people in it, especially her husband, children, sisters, parents & friends.  She had a booming laugh and amazing smile. She was a loving, supportive wife and mother.  She volunteered with the High Point Hospital Guild for many years and helped

them with the High Point Furniture Market Catering Fundraiser for several years. She was President of the Oak Hollow Women’s Golf membership as well. Toward her last years she suffered from dementia. In spite of that, she continued to volunteer to help others in her facilities as best she could.

Donations-In lieu of flowers, a donation to Hospice who cared for Betty so well- AuthoraCare-  or their mailing address, 2500 Summitt Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27405


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