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Betty Doris Gregor, age 92

Betty Doris Gregor, age 92

Betty Doris Gregor, age 92, of Hendersonville died Thursday, February 26, 2015 at her residence. She was born on June 2, 1922 in England to the late David Porter and May Frances Fuller Porter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Douglas Gregor in 1985; two granddaughters: Jillian Gartner in 2006, and Jamie Moody in 2013; and her great-grandson, Justin Gartner in 2000.

She met John while he was serving our country during World War II. They married in 1945, and she beautifully began her new role as a War Bride. She worked as the Manager of Denby's Department Store in Troy, New York until her retirement.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Beth and Michael Gartner of the home; one son and daughter-in-law, John and Barbara Gregor of GA; nine grandchildren; and her two sisters, Ruth Willett of England, and Peggy Manuel of Colorado.

Private services will be held.

An online register book is available for family and friends by visiting Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors and Cremation Memorial Center is in charge of the arrangements.