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Betty Jean Scianna

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Jan. 28, 1954 — March 4, 2020

CREEDMOOR — Betty Jean Scianna, of Creedmoor, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020.

She came into this world on Jan. 28,1954; she was 66 years old. She was born in Richmond County, North Carolina, in the town of Hamlet.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Doris Smith Lovin; father, Jim Steen; sister, Judy Steen; and brother, James Steen, and also her first husband, Stanley McDuffie.

She leaves behind her husband, Stan Scianna, and her son, Chris, of the home in Creedmoor; a daughter, Kim Anderson (Jerry), a son, Richard McDuffie, and three grandchildren, Shylah Felker-McDuffie, Steven McDuffie, and Autumn Anderson, of Lincoln, Nebraska; her sister, Shirley Irvine (Kenneth), and three nieces, Kerri, Kristian and Rebecca, of Pinetops, North Carolina; a niece, Jo Ellen of Chesnee, South Carolina; and nephew, Frankie (Rowdy) Peach, of Roxboro, North Carolina. She also had 14 great-nieces and nephews.

Betty was much beloved by her mother- and father-in-law, Janice and Alexander Scianna, of Black Mountain, North Carolina; also, two brothers-in-law, Mike and David Scianna, and a sister-in-law, Kristy Scianna; a lifelong friend, Teresa Howerton (Wilkins); friend Renee Green; and her beloved Belgian Malinois, Maxx.

She was a wonderful wife, homemaker and a gourmet cook. Betty fought a long, hard battle with cancer, but in the end the cancer won. She was never alone in her battle. In the end she was surrounded by the people she loved and loved her as well. Words cannot express the beauty of her personality, love of life, and how much she will be missed.

No services are planned at this time.

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