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Elizabeth “Betty” Lang, 92

New Albany MS obituary 2017

Martha Elizabeth “Betty” Eaton Lang

July 30, 1925 – August 18, 2017

Martha Elizabeth “Betty” Eaton Lang, 92, passed away Friday, August 18, 2017 at Magnolia Place in New Albany. She was born July 30, 1925 in Tippah County to the late William Ellis and Laura Emily Linebarger Eaton.

She retired as the County Executive Officer of ASCS in Lafayette County.

She was a member of Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and also a member of Pilot Club International. She volunteered for Habitat For Humanity, the Red Cross, Good Samaritan, Meals on Wheels and Baptist Memorial Hospital.

A funeral mass will be held at 10:00a.m. Monday, August 21, 2017 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Burial will be at Tippah Memorial Gardens. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.

She is survived by four daughters, Therese Lang Curbow (William A.), Loraine Lang Turner (Richard) Martha Lang McCravy (Lew) and Joan Lang Stoney (Rick); a brother, J.L. Eaton; four grandchildren; two step grandchildren; three great grandchildren; four step great grandchildren and one step great-great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Miriam Eaton Styers; and a brother, William Ellis Eaton, Jr.
Pallbearers will be Lew McCravy, Rick Stoney, Johnnie Everitt, Brad Eaton, John Eaton, Jon Anderson, McCrae Everitt and Rodney Garrison.

The family request that memorials be made to Good Samaritan of New Albany.

Visitation will be Sunday, August 20, 2017 from2:00p.m. till 4:00p.m. at United Funeral Service.

For online condolences and guest registry, please visit



AUG 20. 02:00 PM – 04:00 PM

United Funeral Service, Inc.

700 Highway 15 South

New Albany, MS, US, 38652



AUG 21. 10:00 AM

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church

650 Hwy. 15 S.

New Albany, MS, US

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