Betty Wheeling Sutphin, 80, of Dublin, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013. She was a former nurse’s aide at Radford Community Hospital for over 20 years and a member of Fairlawn Grace Brethren Church. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be sadly missed by her family. She was preceded in death by her parents, George Alvis and Nannie Beulah Graham Wheeling, and brother, Don Wheeling.
Survivors include her husband, Thomas Draper Sutphin; sons, Alan Dale Rupe and Kevin Dean Rupe; daughter, Michelle Dawn Mayes; sisters, Joan “Patsy” Bowden and Elsie Phillips; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
A celebration of Betty’s life will be held Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the Mullins Funeral Home in Radford with Pastor Charles Randy Winn officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. The Sutphin family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford. www.mullinsfuneralhome.com