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In Memoriam


Betty H. Yarborough
Betty H. Yarborough


Portsmouth - Betty H. Yarborough, 87, passed away on August 6, 2014.

Born in Portsmouth, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Isabelle Hathaway. She was a former Professor at Old Dominion University.

Left to cherish her memory are her nephews, Joseph Hathaway, Jr., (Miriam), Grover Hathaway (Donna), Robert Hathaway (Virginia), John Hathaway (Emily), and Thomas Hathaway (Patti).

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 at 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 515 Court Street, Portsmouth. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Portsmouth or the Humane Society. Condolences may be offered to the family at

Published in The Virginian Pilot on Aug. 17, 2014