Betty Buchanan Hutchison



Betty Buchanan Hutchison, age 72 of Laurel Hill passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2017.

Betty was born August 3, 1945 in Greenville, SC, daughter of the late John B. Buchanan and Ethel Curtis Buchanan. She retired after years of service as a school bus driver for the Scotland County School System. She enjoyed sewing, reading and singing gospel songs. Betty was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and aunt who enjoyed spending time with her family, especially with her grandchildren.

Along with her parents, Betty is preceded in death by a grandson, Matthew Hutchison and great granddaughter, Olivia Reese; her siblings, Lillian McDowell, Treasea Buchanan, David Buchanan and Timothy “Andy” Buchanan.

She leaves behind her loving husband, Marvin Hutchison, Sr. of the home; sons, Marvin Hutchison, Jr. (Sheila), Mark Hutchison both of Hamlet, Mike Hutchison of Laurinburg; daughter, Theresa Grant (Robert) of Rockingham; brother, Stephen R. Buchanan of Bennettsville, SC; sister, Johnnie Mae Bass of Laurel Hill; eleven grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and her nieces, nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the Richard Boles Funeral Service Chapel officiated by Rev. Jimmy Powers and Rev. Glenn Vollrath. Burial will follow the service in Kings Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service on Thursday from 12:00 until 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.