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Harolbelle Sheets

February 18, 1924 - April 21, 2013
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Sheets, Harolbelle (Betty) Tomey Sheets was born February 18,1924 in Troy, WV. She married Dr. Wendell R. Sheets in 1944 and they had two children E. Wavalene Begin and Wendell A. Sheets. She was also the proud grandmother of Jennifer Lounsberry, Angela Smith and Corey Sheets. Grace Lounsberry and Nathaniel Sheets gave her much pleasure as a great-grandmother. Along with her love of family, Betty loved teaching. After receiving her AS degree from Glenville State College in Glenville, WV and her BS degree from the University of Maryland at College Park she began her 43 year teaching career in a one-room school house teaching grades...
Sheets, Harolbelle (Betty) Tomey Sheets was born February 18,1924 in Troy, WV. She married Dr. Wendell R. Sheets in 1944 and they had two children E. Wavalene Begin and Wendell A. Sheets. She was also the proud grandmother of Jennifer Lounsberry, Angela Smith and Corey Sheets. Grace Lounsberry and Nathaniel Sheets gave her much pleasure as a great-grandmother. Along with her love of family, Betty loved teaching. After receiving her AS degree from Glenville State College in Glenville, WV and her BS degree from the University of Maryland at College Park she began her 43 year teaching career in a one-room school house teaching grades 1-8. She moved on to teach primary grades in Maryland for several years before moving to Clearwater, FL. She served as grade chairman, hospitality chairman, safety patrol advisor, acting Vice-Principal, spearheaded team teaching and did demonstration lessons. She was a member of National Education Association, Maryland State Teacher Association, Florida Teacher Association, and retired Teacher Association. Her biggest honor in her education career was having a former student select her as one of the best teachers she ever had. Mrs. Sheets is listed in Who's Who Among America's Teachers. Mrs. Sheets attended United Methodist Church in Maryland where she was a Sunday School Teacher and attended Skycrest United Methodist Church after moving to Clearwater. Visitation will be Thursday from 5 pm – 7 pm at Moss Feaster Funeral Home, 693 S. Belcher Rd., Clearwater. Funeral service at 10 am Friday with visitation at 9 am at Skycrest United Methodist Church, 2405 Drew St., Clearwater. Interment will follow at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park. For additional information or to express condolences, please visit www.mossfeasterclearwater.com

"Betty inspired her family, students, and associates to set high goals for themselves and to persevere in achieving those goals. I was fortunate to have..." Cathy Keay (Dover, NH)

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SHEETS, Harolbelle "Betty" age 89, of Clearwater, died on April 21, 2013, at Hospice Care Center in Broo-ksville. Born in Troy, WV, Feb. 18, 1924...

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