OBITUARY: Betty J. Forg


Betty J. Forg, age 89, of Antioch, Tennessee passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2023.

Betty was born on July 23, 1934 in Louisville, Kentucky to Charles and Leonora C. Jackson.

She graduated from High school and married Robert William Forg on July 1, 1954 in Louisville.

Betty had three children was a homemaker where she cared for her children and house daily and loved a clean house. She was strong-willed and could be stubborn, which she passed on to her children. She was a loving mother and grandmother. Betty loved to be social while self-effacing. Betty loved her faithful furry companion, Sally.

Betty loved taking care of her family, but in her spare time she had a number of hobbies over time. The hobbies included, dancing to country music with family and friends, ceramics, macramé, knitting and flower arranging.

For a brief time, she helped with the accounting for a private firm and some for her son’s small business. She enjoyed working with them. Betty was involved in the Music City Mavericks who did competitions and performances.

Betty is survived by her Son, Donald R. Forg (Wilber Valenzuela); Daughters, Arlene (John) Webb and Teresa Ann Hale.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert William Forg.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Forg family.


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