Betty Tahquette

Obituary of Betty Jeanne Tahquette

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Betty Jeanne Tahquette, 77, went to her Heavenly Home on August 27, 2023, after a brief illness. She was preceded in death by her husband John Alfred Tahquette, and her parents, J. Frank and Mildred Needham. She is survived by her daughter, Michelle Tahquette and granddaughter Tahnanah Tahquette of the home. Her son John Derek Tahquette and wife Sunshine. Grandsons John Anthony and Glen Steven Tahquette. One sister Mary Ann Hollifield. Two nieces Noel and husband Todd Long and Tamara and husband Ron Redmon. All of her Church Family, great nieces and nephews also survive. She was a dedicated worker at Swain/Qualla Safe for 30 plus years. She was a devout Christian, an amazing artist and a sweet aunt. Betty was quick witted, a kindhearted and loving grandmother and a great friend to a lot of people. She also loved all her animals. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday at Olivet Methodist Church. Brothers John Ferree and Ben Bushyhead will officiate with burial at Tahquette Family Cemetery. Betty will be taken back to her home Church Olivet Methodist Church for a visitation from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM Tuesday. Pallbearers will be Derek Tahquette, Tighe Wachacha, Todd Long, Ron Redmon, Melvin Wolfe, and Roger Wright. Honorary pallbearer will be John Anthony Tahquette.
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday, August 29, 2023
Olivet Methodist Church
811Olivet Church Rd.
Whittier, North Carolina, United States

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11:00 am
Wednesday, August 30, 2023
Olivet Methodist Church
811 Olivet Church Rd.
Whittier, North Carolina, United States
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Betty Tahquette

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Betty Tahquette

1946 - 2023

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