CERRO GORDO — Betty Rose Smith Ramirez, 54, died Monday, April 28, 2014 at her residence. Mrs. Ramirez was born March 29, 1960 in Columbus County.
She was a member of Cerro Gordo Baptist Church.
Final rites will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday April 30 at Cerro Gordo Baptist Church with Rev. George Strickland officiating. Burial will be in the Hammond Family Cemetery. Meares Funeral Home of Fair Bluff is handling the arrangements.
Mrs. Ramirez is survived by her husband, Jose M. Ramirez of the home; two daughters, Ashley Ramirez and Kayla Ramirez, both of the home; two sons, Shane Blackwell and Timothy Blackwell, both of Mascot, Tenn.; two sisters, Ginny Nance of Shelby and Crystal Greene of Cerro Gordo; two brothers, Dennis Smith of Fair Bluff and Curtis Smith of Cerro Gordo; and a special friend, Joseph Hill.
Memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center, 206 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, N.C. 28472
A guest book is available online at www.mearesfuneralhome.com.