Elizabeth “Betty” Virginia (Eaton) Mayhew, 96, Grand Island, Neb., formerly of Plainville, died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at Lakeview Nursing Home, Grand Island.

She was born Oct. 10, 1921, near Palco to Frank Virgil and Nellie Irene (Noah) Eaton. She was a 1940 graduate of Palco High School.

She married Jesse “Jack” Mayhew on June 6, 1941, in Palco She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband of 77 years, Grand Island; a son, Craig Mayhew, Grand Island; a daughter, Susan Russell, Cleveland, Texas; a sister, Wilda Aubrey, Bethany, Okla.; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

Services were Thursday at the Church of the Nazarene, Plainville.

Memorials are suggested to Church of the Nazarene in care of Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Plainville.

Condolences can be left for the family at www.plumeroverlease.com.