Betty J. Pigg

CENTRALIA — Betty J. Pigg, 82, of Centralia, passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Carlyle Health Center in Carlyle.

picture-pubShe was born the daughter of Wayne and Pearl (Watson) Ring on August 26, 1932 in Centralia. She married Bill Pigg in 1947 in Henderson, Ky. He preceded her in death in 1987.

Survivors include son Billy G. Pigg of Centralia; daughters Mary J. Edwards and Beth A. Woodrome of Lima, Ohio; two grandchildren she raised Bryce J. Miller of Japan and Amanda L. Miller of Centralia;  grandchildren Misty Baum of Richview, Shawnda of Woodlawn, Zach Pigg of Centralia, Josh Woodrome of Centralia, Briana Woodrome of Lima, Ohio, Amber Edwards of Centralia, and Brian Edwards of Centralia; and many great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Pigg was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and daughter Patty Miller.

Betty lived in Centralia since 1959. She was member of Temple Baptist Church in Central City. She worked for St. Mary’s Hospital for several years until she became caregiver in 2005.

Irvin Macz Funeral Homes in Centralia is in charge of arrangements. Per Betty’s wishes she will be cremated and burial will be held at later date at Deadmond Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to family wishes. Condolences or memories of Betty may be shared with the family by visiting or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.