Betty Jean Whiteside, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2011 at Grant Medical Center after an extended illness. Born February 25, 1934 in Columbus, N.C. Graduated from New Hope High School in Rutherfordton NC, Poro Beauty School and Aenon Bible College. Former member of Brentnell Church of Christ, Bibleway and World Harvest Church and current member of Tabernacle Abundant Love Ministries. Graduated from New Hope High School in Rutherfordton NC, Poro Beauty School and Aenon Bible College. Preceded in death by mother, Maisie L. Wilson Survived by her loving husband, Emanuel Whiteside, Sr., sons Emanuel Jr., Desmond, Darryl, Jamel and Romel (Ebony) Whiteside, daughters Cynthia Whitesides, Bonita Mosely, and Yvette Whiteside, many grandchildren, seven great-great grandchildren, siblings Shirley (Roy) Cooper, Mary W. Hamilton, and William E. Wilson, brother-in Law Paul (Virginia) Whiteside and a host of other family and friends.