Betty Lou Dean

18 March, 193531 January, 2023
Obituary of Betty Lou Dean


Coffey Funeral Home

Betty Lou Dean, age 87, of Ewing, VA., was born March 18, 1935 to the late Manuel and Fannie McCurry. Betty went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Betty was saved and baptized at a young age and was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church for many years. Besides her parents Betty was preceded in death by her husband Howard Dean. Brothers Armour, Robert, Delbert, Arthur, and Burl McCurry. Sisters Ruby Reed, Della Collins, Irene Gilbert, Jewell Stoleff, Opal Witt, and Agnes Dean. She is survived by her daughters Sheila (Steve) Keck and Alesia (Wayne) Ayers. Grandchildren Amy Montgomery, Jordan Keck and Michael Keck. Great grandchildren Isabella and Evan Kanefsky, Greyson Smith, and Andree Keck (Due in March). Brother Roy McCurry. Special friend and former employee Brenda Cain. As well as a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends. Betty was the owner and operator of Betty Dean's Beauty Shop in Ewing VA for 60 years. When she wasn't taking care of her shop Betty enjoyed singing, cooking, spending time with her family, and being outside where she loved to work in her flowers. Besides her family Betty loved God above all. The family will receive friends Friday February 3, 2023 from 5 until 7 PM at Coffey Funeral Home in Harrogate. The funeral service will follow at 7 PM in the Coffey Funeral Home chapel in Harrogate. A graveside service will be held Saturday February 4, 2023 at 11 AM in Jones Cemetery in Ewing, VA. Officiating: Kermit McCurry Obituary: Scott Zumbrum Singer: Sharon King Pallbearers: Wayne Ayers, Steve Keck, Michael Keck, Fred McCurry, Terry Dean, and Darrell Dean. Honorary Pallbearers: Evan Kanefsky and Greyson Smith. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Dean family.

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  • Sheila (Steve) Keck Daughter
  • Alesia (Wayne) Ayers Daughter
  • Amy Montgomery Grandchild
  • Jordan Keck Grandchild
  • Michael Keck Grandchild
  • Isabella and Evan Kanefsky Great Grandchildren
  • Greyson Smith Great Grandchild
  • Andree Keck (Due in March) Great Grandchild
  • Roy McCurry Brother
  • Brenda Cain special friend and employee
  • Manuel and Fannie McCurry Parents (deceased)
  • Howard Dean Husband (deceased)
  • Armour, Robert, Delbert, Arthur and Burl McCurry Brothers (deceased)
  • Ruby Reed, Della Collins & Irene Gilbert Sisters (deceased)
  • Jewell Stoleff, Opal Witt and Agnes Dean Sisters (deceased)
  • As well as a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

  • Family and Friends Active Pallbearer

Past Services

Friday, 03 February, 2023

The family will receive friends at Coffey Funeral Home in Harrogate, TN

Friday, 03 February, 2023

Funeral service in the Coffey Funeral Home Chapel in Harrogate

Saturday, 04 February, 2023

Graveside service in the Jones Cemetery in Ewing, Va