Longtime Trona resident Bettye H. Haley died Jan. 11, 2016 of natural causes at Palmdale Regional Medical Center in Palmdale. She was 90.
Bettye was born Jan. 5, 1926 in Warren, Arkansas and moved to Trona in 1950. She retired as a registered nurse with Ridgecrest Community Hospital in 1988. She was a past matron of Eastern Star, Chapter 547 from 1970 to 1988.
Bettye is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Brent and Louise Haley of Mesa, Arizona; daughter Melanie Haley of Phoenix, Arizona; grandsons Brad Haley and Blake Haley of Mesa, Arizona; great-grandson Drew Haley of Mesa, Arizona and nephew Sam Gardner of Oregon.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16 at Trona Community Church in Trona. Burial will be at Trona Cemetary. Holland & Lyons Mortuary are handling arrangements.
Information provided by the family.