Mrs. Betty Carolyn Weldon, age 80 of Yulee passed away on Tuesday morning, July 11, 2017 at the Warner Center for Caring in Fernandina Beach, FL.
Born in Tifton, GA, she was the daughter of the late James Harris Parrish and Addie Selph Parrish. In 1955 she married James Carl Weldon and relocated to Fernandina Beach. Mrs. Weldon had worked as a Secretary in the Maintenance Department for the Nassau County School Board until retiring.
She enjoyed fishing, traveling, gardening and time spent with her grandchildren.
Mrs. Weldon and her husband were active members and instrumental in the Bus Ministry at the Nassau Baptist Temple.
She leaves behind, her husband of 62 years, James Carl Weldon, a son, Randy Weldon, two daughters, Bonnie Dawson and Donna Blocker, all of Yulee, FL, a brother, James E. Parrish (Laura), Fernandina Beach, FL, two sisters, Margaret Bolt (Charlie), Destin, FL, Evelyn Portier (Ed), Hayesville, NC, seven grandchildren, six great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 5:00 pm on Thursday, July 13, 2017 in the Burgess Chapel of Oxley Heard with Pastor Larry Montgomery, officiating.
Her family will receive friends on Thursday, at the funeral home, from 4:00 pm until the hour of service.