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Betty Sellers

January 22, 1932 — March 9, 2022


Canton – Betty Clark Sellers, 90, passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at Mission Memorial Campus.

Betty was a native and lifelong resident of Haywood County and a daughter of the late James Issac and Eva Nelson Clark.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Chester A. Sellers, who died in 2006; three brothers, one sister, three half-brothers, and one half-sister.

Betty was a wonderful homemaker and a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt.  She attended Pisgah Free Will Baptist Church.

She is survived by a son, Baron “Rocky” Sellers and wife, Elaine, of Cruso; one sister, Dorothy “Dot” Carter of Canton; two grandchildren, Brandan Sellers and Stephanie Warren and husband, Travis, all of Cruso; and four great-grandchildren, Lily, Tyler, Carsen, and Gracen.

A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 13, 2022 at New Cruso Cemetery with the Reverend Jeremy Cagle officiating.  The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:15 p.m. prior to the service at Wells Funeral Home in Canton.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 154 Milestone Way, Greenville, SC  29615 or to the American Diabetes Association, 26 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10004.

The care of Mrs. Sellers has been entrusted to Wells Funeral Homes of Canton and an online memorial register is available at “Obituaries” at

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Service Schedule

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Sunday, March 13, 2022

1:00 - 2:15 pm (Eastern time)

Wells Funeral Home - Canton

3715 Asheville Hwy, Canton, NC 28716

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Graveside Service

Sunday, March 13, 2022

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