Betty Jane Flowers

Born: Sat., Jul. 19, 1930
Died: Tue., Apr. 9, 2019


10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Sat., Apr. 13, 2019
Location: Cannan Baptist Church

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Sat., Apr. 13, 2019
Location: Cannan Baptist Church

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Betty Jane Flowers, 88, of Hiller, PA passed away at the Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA on April 9, 2019.  She was born July 19, 1930 in LaBelle, PA.

She is predeceased by her husband, Archie Lee Flowers, Sr.; mother, Nora Potts; and daughter, Shirley Crable.

Surviving are her children: Stanley D. (Kathleen) Crable, Sr. of Brownsville, PA, Lora Lee (Kenneth) Crable of Hiller, PA, Wanda King of Pittsburgh, PA, and Sharon (Aaron) Flowers of Brownsville, PA; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one niece, Darlene Curry of Pittsburgh, PA; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Betty Jane was a member of Canaan Baptist Church in Hiller, PA where she was the Mother of the Church and in addition, she served as a Willing Worker and was a member of the choir.  She was employed as a Head Cook at Brown’s Steak House in Rosco, PA and as a Nurses Aide at Al Box Nursing Home in Brownsville, PA until her retirement.  Betty Jane enjoyed bowling, puzzle books, and word searches.  She was an avid basketball fan.  She knew the game and players and watched with great enthusiasm.  She was also a member of the Traveler’s Club which brought the first Black Carnival to town.

Friends will be received at Canaan Baptist Church, 1302 2nd St., Hiller, PA on Saturday, April 13th from 10 a.m. – 12 noon, the hour of service with Pastor Andrew K. Dent officiating.  Interment will immediately follow at LaFayette Memorial Park in Brier Hill, PA.

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Mark Steven Wible
   Posted Thu April 11, 2019
Deepest condolences on your loss, I remember your mom very well and was very nice lady. It was honor to know her. She will never be gone as long as she is in your heart 💔

Dixie L. Bennett
   Posted Fri April 12, 2019

Please accept my sincere sympathy and love for the loss of your mother. Betty was truly a wonderful lady who never wavered from her love of God and her family. I lost my mother on December 22, 2018 and it is so hard to accept. May God grant you the strength and peace that you will need.


Georgette Edwards and Family
   Posted Fri April 12, 2019
My family and I would like to extend our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother. Mother Flowers was a beautiful woman thru and thru. We know her passing weighs heavily on your hearts. May GOD Bless you all as you find comfort thru your memories of you mother. May you all find peace in knowing she is our Heavenly Father.

Georgette Edwards and Family

Corine Christian Baylock
   Posted Fri April 19, 2019
Lora, your mother always made me feel so welcome in her house and I am so sorry to hear of her passing. My condolences to you and your family. Praying for peace and understanding. God Bless!

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