Betty Jean “Nan” Harford, 84, of Bellefontaine, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, July 11, 2013 at Logan Acres.
She was born in Lima, Ohio, on November 24, 1928 to the late Melvin Bradford and Lily (Armstrong) Butturff. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Charles “Bud” Bradford.
On December 23, 1945 in Lakeview, she married Raymond E. Harford and he preceded her in death on April 21, 1992.
She is survived by a daughter, Becky (Dave) Tanger of Bellefontaine; grandchildren, Amy (W.R.) Dickson, Mandy (Jesse) Cummins, Brianne (Phil) Flesher, Joey (Nickolette) Holder; great-grandchildren, Noah, Brayden, Maci, Talon, Peyton and numerous nieces and nephews.
Betty retired from Precision Custom Products where she worked in Quality Control. She then went to work with AVI Vending until retiring again in 2003. She enjoyed gardening, doing crossword puzzles, and all pets and animals. She especially enjoyed her family and hanging out with the grandkids.
Pastor Lynn Mercer will officiate a funeral at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 15, 2013 at the Smith-Eichholtz Funeral Home, Lakeview where friends may call on Sunday, July 14, 2013 from 2-5 p.m. Burial will be in Willow Branch Cemetery, Waynesfield.
Memorial contributions may be made to Logan Acres, 2739 Co. Rd. 91, Bellefontaine, Ohio.
Condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.