Ms. Betty Smith Philpott

Ms. Betty Smith Philpott, 62, of Griffin, passed away April 16, 2012. She was born in Atlanta to the late Hoke Smith and Alberta Tolbert Smith and grew up in Forest Park. For many years she worked as a Secretary for the Georgia Department of Industry, Trade and Tourism and enjoyed reading.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law: Christi and Michael Richards, of Newnan, grandchildren: Tyler and Carson Richards; Special friends: Jeanette Huckaby and April Huckaby, of Griffin. Several aunts and cousins also survive.

A private family service will be held at a later date. Moody Funeral Home in Zebulon is in charge of arrangements.