Betty Elizabeth Hamblin, 66, of Pembroke departed this life Saturday May 24, 2008 at her home after a long illness. Born in Narrows on April 5, 1942 she was the daughter of Iris Johnston Riddle of Roanoke and the late Luther Rufus Riddle. Betty was retired from First Virginia Bank, Pembroke Branch as a loan officer and was a member of Pembroke Assembly of God Church.
She leaves to cherish her memory her mother; her devoted husband Melvin Tuck Hamlin; her daughter and son-in-law Sharon and Billy Dudding; her sons and daughter-in-law Bryan and Jackie Bandy and Michael Bandy; her five grandchildren Brandon and Danielle Bandy, Chanler Bandy, Trevor and Tracey Dudding; her sisters and brothers-in-law Lois and George Deisher, Reda and Jimmy Collins; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 11:00 AM in the Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke with Pastors Eddie Kendall and Gary Poff officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.