Age 88, Shenandoah, Va.
Betty Lou Sampson Futch, 88, of Shenandoah, passed away on September 21, 2021 at her home. Mrs. Futch was born September 19, 1933 in Page County to the late Cecil and Emma Sampson.
Betty attended Christ United Methodist Church of Shenandoah. She enjoyed bird watching and her pet companions “Sam” and “Sally”.
On April 15, 1960 she married Richard R. “Dick” Futch who preceded her in death in 2009. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Mark R. Futch; 3 brothers and 3 sisters.
She is survived by her step-daughter, Cheryl F. Pope and husband, Ronnie of North Carolina; brother, Marvin “Dooley” Sampson; step-grandsons, Aaron and Adam; special nieces, Betty Ann Taylor and Karla Purdham; caregiver and great-nephew, Logan Taylor as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be conducted 3 p.m., Sunday, September 26, 2021 at Christ United Methodist Church in Shenandoah. Burial to follow at Elk Run Cemetery.
Visitation will be 2-3 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Friends may visit the family home at any time.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Page County Animal Shelter, 1261 Goodrich Rd, Stanley, VA 22851.
Arrangements are being handled by the Kyger Funeral Home in Harrisonburg, Va.