Bettye Anne Chambers, 83, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of Dr. Joe Carroll Chambers, entered into eternal rest Sunday, February 6, 2022. Her memorial service will be held Thursday, February 17, 2022 at 1:00 pm at First (Scots) Presbyterian Church, 53 Meeting St. Inurnment, Magnolia Cemetery. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel.
Bettye Anne, lovingly known by family as Betsy, was born December 5, 1938, in Sumter, South Carolina. She was the daughter of the late John E. Terry and Aline Stewart Terry. She attended Sumter public schools and graduated from University of South Carolina. She was a Health Educator for the Trident Health Department, MUSC and Charleston County Health Department.
Bettye Anne was a devoted wife, accomplished musician, had a deep love for Charleston, and valued the arts. She enjoyed giving back to the community in many different ways. She was a member and past president of the Charleston Friends of the Library and on the Board of Trustees for the Charleston County Library. She was a member of Charleston Animal Society, Preservation Society of Charleston and past president of the Charleston County Medical Auxiliary.
Bettye Anne is survived by her stepdaughter, Cynthia Ann West; step-grandsons, Jacob Carroll Edwards and Zachary Edwards; her niece, Diane Terry, and beloved great-nieces Sara Terry Bryan, Helen Terry Dawkins, and Elizabeth Terry Nobles. She was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters: John Milton Terry, Robert Clifton Terry, Margaret Terry Williams, and Lucille Terry Hook.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her name to Charleston Animal Society, 2455 Remount Road, Charleston, SC 29406 and The Charleston Friends of the Library, 68 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29401.