Betty Turner Galarneau

Betty Turner Galarneau, 94, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Friday, July 8, 2022 while residing at Richfield Recovery & Care Center, Roanoke, VA.  She was preceded in death by husband, Richard Galarneau; infant daughter, Patricia Furrow; two sisters, Reba Wallace and Zona Alouf; and three brothers, James Turner, Eugene Turner, Kenneth Turner; and parents Guy Lawrence and Clyde Graham Turner.

She is survived by daughter Ruth Ann Mann (Barry) and son, Mike Furrow (Kim); Grandchildren Ashley Chattin (Matt) and Chase Furrow (Emily); two great-grandchildren, Tessa Furrow and Emersyn Chattin.

Betty was retired from Medeco Security Locks and a member and former pianist of Lafayette United Methodist Church. 

Special thanks to Richfield Recovery & Care Center and Good Samaritan Hospice. 

In lieu of flowers request, donations may be made in Betty's name to Lafayette Cemetery Fund, c/o Mary Lou Hawley, 5825 Historic Dr, Lafayette, VA. 24087.


A memorial service will be held at Lafayette United Methodist Church, 5310 Walthall St, Lafayette, VA on Sunday, July 17 at 2 pm with the Rev. Sean Hall and Rev. Emory Tarpley officiating.  The family will receive friends directly following the service. Arrangements by Simpson Funeral Home. (540)366-0707.