Age 87, Elkton, Va.
Betty Hendricks Kite, 87, of Elkton passed away October 14, 2022 at her home surrounded by her family. Mrs. Kite was born August 6, 1935 in Martinsville, Virginia and was the daughter of the late James C. and Mamie Carrico Hendricks.
Mrs. Kite was a faithful member of the Shenandoah Pentecostal Holiness Church and was a substitute teacher and aid for the Rockingham County Schools for many years before retiring. She was a devoted wife, and an amazing mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be missed by all those who loved her.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Melvin Edward Kite; her 10 year old son, Keith Kite; and siblings, Juanita, Martin and James.
Mrs. Kite is survived by a son, Jeffrey Kite; daughters, Vicki Raines and husband, Mike, Monica Hensley and husband, Rodney; a sister, Doris Dean; grandchildren, Travis Hensley and wife, Amber, Tyler Hensley, Alexis Hensley, Crystal Powers, Jonathan Powers, Stephanie Powers and companion, Randy Hartley, Jeffrey Kite, Brittany Kim and husband, Paul; great-grandchildren, Charlotte Hensley, Taelyn Kim, Ivy Jae Kim, Mason Hensley, Chandler Hartley, Autumn Morris, Josh Powers, Tanner Powers and River Hartley.
Pastors Jim Kite and Mike Reynolds will conduct the funeral service 11 a.m. on Wednesday October 19, 2022 at the Shenandoah Pentecostal Holiness Church. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Burial will be in the East Point Cemetery near Elkton.
Arrangements are being handled by the Kyger Funeral Home in Harrisonburg, Va.