Betty Mae Briggs Ralston

October 31, 1950 – March 30, 2021

Obituary For Betty Mae Briggs Ralston

Mrs. Betty Mae Briggs Ralston, age 70 of Carrollton, Georgia passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2021. She was born October 31, 1950 in Thomaston, Georgia, the daughter of the late Mr. William Rhett Briggs and the late Mrs. Anne Mae Woods Briggs. Mrs. Ralston worked as a dispatcher for the City of Carrollton/Carroll County E-911 for 34 years. She loved spending time with her family. She was a very giving lady and enjoyed helping people. She enjoyed playing cards and bingo. Mrs. Ralston was a member of First Baptist Church Villa Rica where she was active in the Sunshine Sunday School Class. She loved working in the food bank and was very involved in the WMU at First Baptist Church Villa Rica.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by brother, John Sellers; sisters, Margie Helms and Margaret Sellers.
Mrs. Ralston is survived by daughters and son-in-law, Tammy and Rickey Walker of Carrollton, Georgia, Donna Ralston of Franklin, Georgia; honorary daughter, Mary Dodd of Villa Rica, Georgia; sisters, Patty Dean of Carrollton, Georgia, Sue Mashburn of Carrollton, Georgia, Brenda Pruitt of Bremen, Georgia; six grandchildren, Lauren and Josh Davis of Carrollton, Georgia, Lacey Walker of Carrollton, Georgia, Corey and Savannah Buchanan of Franklin, Georgia, Autum Gray of Franklin, Georgia; six great grandchildren, Sammie Buchanan, Hallie Buchanan, Jaxson Davis, Avalyn Buchanan, Charleigh Buchanan, Zannah Buchanan; honorary grandchildren, Logan Dodd, Sammie Jo Dodd, Eli Dodd, and Emma Dodd; numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
The family will receive friends at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Villa Rica Thursday, April 1, 2021 from 3:00 PM until 9:00 PM and Friday, April 2, 2021 from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 2 2021 at 2:00 PM from the Chapel of Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Villa Rica with Dr. Kevin Williams and Rev. Anthony Puckett officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Corey Buchanan, Douglas Ralston, Josh Davis, Randall Skipper, Curtis Easterwood, Mike Knight, Ron Motes, Eli Dodd. Honorary Pallbearers will be Rickey Walker and Jaxson Davis. Interment will follow at Meadowbrook Memory Gardens.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Villa Rica is in charge of the arrangements. 770-459-3694




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306 Westview Drive
Villa Rica, GA 30180
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306 Westview Drive
Villa Rica, GA 30180
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Meadowbrook Memory Gardens
1100 Hickory Level Road
Villa Rica, GA 30180
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To Betty’s family my thoughts and prayers are with you all. -From fellow Sunshine Class Member, Linda Ostrander
– Linda Ostrander
Ms Betty was kind and easy to talk to. Prayers for her family and all who love her.
– Tammy Mulligan
My thoughts and prayers are with the family. So sorry for your loss. She was a sweet lady. Heaven has welcomed another angel home. Dot Dukes Cleveland
– Dot Dukes Cleveland
Mayor Of Bellevue Senior Community. Brilliant, funny, loving, kind, always willing to help anyone. Best Friend to all who knew her. Best listener no matter what. Great advise giver. always Spot on. Boy am I going to miss our walks, ( you roll) . Heaven gained a Angel we lost one. Save me a good seat. Love you my Friend.
– Jackie Childress
So sorry to the family. Betty was my cousin and I have pleasant memories when we were very young. Rest in peace Betty. Prayers.
– Ronald “Sonny” Nabors
Betty and I were cousins and spent a lot of good times when we were kids and teenagers boat riding and skiing at the lake. Donna, Tammy, and Patty you are in my thoughts and prayers. Mary Ann Nabors – Spartanburg, SC
– Mary Ann Nabors
Donna, my condolences to you and your family during this difficult time. Your mom was truly an amazing woman, and the best E-911 operator ever. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. – Lisa Collins
– Lisa Collins
Tammy and Donna I am so sorry for y’all’s loss love you girls
– Robbie
My condolences to the family.First met Betty while working at CCFD…she worked at 911..was always willing to help…sorry for your loss….
– Joe nalley
Betty was my church friend. We had many wonderful years.
– Jo Ann Duncan
A better friend could not be found. You were always there to help me when I needed you. My dearest friend I will miss our talks and your laughter. Enjoy heavens peace where we will be together again.
– Lynn Pearce
My Sympathy and prayers to Donna,Tammy and their families I have known Betty all of my life always a sweet caring lady who loved her family and everyone she knew, she was always willing to help you in anyway she was able no questions asked .Betty also worked for my father in his drug store in her younger years .I,m glad I was able to know her and have her as a friend .I will miss you RIP till I see you again .
– Lorie Harrison

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