Betty L Paylor obituary 1937~2023


Betty L Paylor, 85, of Newville passed away Sunday January 22, 2023 in her home.

She was born August 13, 1937 in McConnellsburg, PA a daughter of the late Duane and Maude Garland Daniels.

Mrs. Paylor had worked for the Commonwealth of PA, Hertz Rental Car, and Carolina Freight. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of American Legion Post 421 of Newville.

Betty is survived by her husband of 65 years William “Larry” Paylor Jr., and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her daughter Tina M. Paylor.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Betty L. Paylor (Daniels), please visit the floral store.



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