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Betty Furtick Rooney

Betty Furtick Rooney, 75, beloved wife of William P. Rooney of Lake Secession, South Carolina was called home by our Lord on July 27, 2010 while under the care of Savannah Heights Living Center of McCormick, SC.

Born April 7, 1935, in Aiken Co. SC she was preceded in death by her mother Ruth Hallman Furtick, father Daniel Furtick, and brother Jessie L. Furtick. Mrs. Rooney is survived by her husband William P. Rooney of Lake Secession, SC, sister and brother in law Peggy and Roger Bird of Abbeville, SC, sister in law Rose Furtick of Lawrenceville, NJ and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Mrs. Rooney retired after many years of service with the State of New Jersey, Division of Taxation.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday July 29, 2010 at 10:30 AM in the chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Donnie Murdock officiating. The burial will follow in M.J. Dolly Cooper Veteran's Cemetery in Anderson, SC.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 until 10:30 Thursday morning prior to services at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in memory of Mrs. Rooney may be made to First Creek Baptist Church, Building Fund, 9511 Abbeville Hwy. 28 North Iva, SC 29655.


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Thursday, July 29, 2010
10:00-10:30 AM


Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Thursday, July 29, 2010
10:30 AM

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Bill, Roger,Peggy & Family We are so sorry for your loss. our Hearts and Prayers are with you. Love, Bob & Marge

Bob & Marge Seeds Jul 28 2010 12:00 AM

Our Prayers & Love are with you. We're sorry we can't be there by your side. Our wonderful camping times together and vacations in So. Carolina will always live in our memories of what a great friend Betty was. Our condolences to her husband Bill, sister Peggy and brother-in-law Roger. We love you & miss you, Joyce & Bob

Bob Ivins & Joyce Atwood Jul 28 2010 12:00 AM

Peggy and Roger, and Rooney family, Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. We know that many prayers have been said for Betty over the years and now she is healed in presence of our Lord. May God surround you with His love and comfort you in spirit in days to come. His grace is sufficient. Our love, Pat and Ruth

Ruth Hill Jul 28 2010 12:00 AM

May the Rooney family find comfort in knowing that God is "near to those that are broken at heart; and those who are crushed in spirit he saves." (Psalm 34;18) He has promised to soon "swallow up death forever...and wipe the tears from all faces." (Isaiah 25;8) Take care,

valerie thompson Jul 28 2010 12:00 AM