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Betty Elmore Wingfield

September 13, 1932 ~ January 17, 2024 (age 91) 91 Years Old

Betty Elmore Wingfield Obituary

Betty Elmore Wingfield was born September 13, 1932 in Bluefield, West Virginia to the late Charles H. and Beatrice (Bell) Elmore.  She was preceded in death by her brother Charles H. Elmore, Jr., daughter Gretchen Hydg, father of her children Joseph D. Wingfield and longtime companion Howard Slorp. She passed away on January 17, 2024 in Sidney.

She is survived by her daughter Candace (Joseph) Goodall of Troy and son Russell (Debbie) Wingfield of Cherryville, North Carolina, grandchildren Leslie Miller, Alec Goodall and Brooke Goodall and great grandchildren Devyn Miller, Skyler Miller and Remy Goodall.

Betty attended Bluefield College and much later, Edison State College where she earned an associate degree in criminal justice.  She was a long-time employee of the Shelby County Clerk of Courts office and in her younger years, a tap dance instructor for the Arthur Murray School of Dancing in Washington, D.C.

Betty had been a long-term resident of Ohio Living Dorothy Love in Sidney and was shown the highest degree of loving care and kindness from the staff during her time there and later in conjunction with the kind compassionate care from the staff at Hospice of Miami County.  Betty’s family is forever grateful for their care of Betty.

A Private Graveside Service will take place in Graceland Cemetery in Sidney.   

Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio Living Dorothy Love in Sidney or Hospice of Miami County.  Condolences may be expressed to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com.


Private Family Graveside Service


Ohio Living Dorothy Love Life Care Fund
3003 West Cisco Road, Sidney OH 45365

Hospice of Miami County
3230 N. County Road 25A, Troy OH 45373


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