“Well done my good and faithful servant”

Betty McGee Blanchard, 79, of Fuquay-Varina went home to be with her Lord and Savior on August 25, 2017. Betty was born April 21, 1938 to the late Carlie and Emily Mae McGee. She is preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Troy McGee.

She is survived by her loving husband and best friend of 55 years, Wayne Blanchard; son, Ricky Blanchard and wife Cathy of Fuquay-Varina; 2 daughters, Vicky Atwood of Rock Hill, SC and Teena Searcy and husband Craig of Fuquay-Varina. Betty was blessed with 5 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren whom she loved dearly. Betty is survived by two sisters, Betsy Whitman and Jewel Perry and a brother, Roy Lee McGee.

Betty was a faithful friend that always found the good in everyone and everything. She was always loving and always loved. She will be missed by many but leaves behind many precious memories.

A funeral service will be held at 4:00 PM Sunday, August 27, 2017 at Christian Light Christian Church in Fuquay-Varina with Rev. Jimmy Elliott officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church Sunday from 3:00-3:50 PM and other times at the home.

Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to your local hospice center.