Obituary for Betty Simpson Locklear of Carthage

Betty Simpson Locklear, age 75, of Carthage, died Friday, October 22, 2021 at First Health Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst. 

A native of Camden, NJ she was a daughter of the late John Henry and Edith Williams Simpson. Betty moved to Moore County in 1975 and worked as a CNA doing private duty nursing. 

She was preceded in death by her sisters Paulette Matthews and Louann Matthews; her son-in-law Larry Campbell. 

She is survived by daughters Dawn Parent and husband Andre of Hickory, Tracy Bain and husband Mark of West End, Pam Campbell of Robbins; son John Estelow and wife Jenny of Abrams, WI; 12 grandchildren Patricia Meyers and husband Eric, Heather Grove and husband Josh, Matt Dula and wife Sara, Brandon Estelow and wife Lindsey, Rosie Bryant and husband Sean, Ashley Jackson and husband Grantland, Felicia Caviness and husband Cliff, Hannah Robertson and husband Thomas, Hunter Campbell, Madeline Clark and her husband Devante , Jonathan Estelow and Lyric Estelow; seven great-grandchildren Logan and Connor Meyers, Nora Grove, Charlie Caviness, Sylas Clark, Zayne Robertson and Sawyer Jackson. 

The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home Friday November 5th from 6pm to 8pm. A graveside service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, November 6th at Doubs Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery. 

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