Betty J. Elder

Betty J. Elder

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Betty Joyce Holloway Elder, 82, died June 26, 2015, at Greer Memorial Hospital.

A native of Greenville County, daughter of the late Clifford and Sue Brown Holloway, she was a retired employee of Upstate Dialysis and a member of Brushy Creek Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Robert Leon Elder of the home; three daughters, Teresa Anne Brett (David) of Magnolia, Texas, Sheila E. Ray (Markham) of Peachtree Corners, Georgia and Angela E. Perry (Richard) of Johns Creek, Georgia; one brother, Tommy Holloway of Toccoa, Georgia; one sister, Geraldine Parrish of Inman; six grandchildren, Jeremy Brett (Kaylee), Christopher Brett (Keely), Michael Ray, Daniel Ray, Joshua Perry and Noah Perry and two great-grandchildren, Tiffany Brett and Everly Brett.

Mrs. Elder was predeceased by one brother, Gary Holloway and one sister, Debbie Fricks.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at Wood Mortuary conducted by Dr. Ralph Carter.  Burial followed in Mountain View Cemetery.

Visitation was held noon-1:45 p.m. Monday at Wood Mortuary.

The family is at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Brushy Creek Baptist Church, 4999 Old Spartanburg Road, Taylors, SC 29687.

Online condolences may be made at

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