Graveside Services will be held on Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2:00 P.M. at the Greenview Cemetery in Brashear TX., with Rev. Halston Potts officiating. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. at the Murray-Orwosky funeral home. Betty J. (Nanny) Nestor, age 89 of Brashear TX., formally of Arlington TX., passed away on Monday, January 24, 2022.
Betty was born on October, 20, 1932, in Dawson Springs KY to Otto Smith Vanderveer and Lovie Olivia Doom Vanderveer. She was a long time member of South Liberty Baptist Church, in Shirley TX. She was also a member of the Social Order of the Beauceant in Arlington, TX. Betty had a servants heart, she was always helping someone or devoting her time to volunteering to help someone. She loved spending time with the elderly at the Masonic Home in Arlington, TX and made friends who became family. She worked with disabled children and would get foster children to spend the holidays with her family. She volunteered at Meal A Day in Sulphur Springs for many years, she was the exercise coordinator at Leisure Lodge. She loved her church family and was very proud of her position of sending cards to her church members. Those who knew her knew, when you think of her - you think of love... she is the epitamy of love.
Betty is survived by her daughter, Deborah Ferguson, Granddaughter, Allyssa (Ally) Jefferson, great grandchildren; Taylor Morris and wife Shelle, Kailey Hyatt, Hunter Jefferson, great great-grandchildren, Dadre Morris, Karsen Morris, Audrey Gray, and Halen Morris.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard “R.L.” Nestor, and her daughter, Marsha Kay Nestor.
In Lieu of flowers the family has requested donation in Betty’s honor be made to your local Animal Shelter.