Let the memory of Betty be with us forever.
  • 79 years old
  • Born on January 1, 1940 .
  • Passed away on October 25, 2019 .
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Betty McCoy-Harrison 79 years old , born on January 1, 1940 and passed away on October 27, 2019. We will remember her forever.

Date: Friday November 1,2019
Time: Visitation 10:00am-11:00am Service
Location: Germantown Pike  Church of Christ

Betty Rea was born in Guys, Tennessee to the late Elmore Moneace and Estella (Deloach) - Moneace. She was the seventh child of nine born to this union. The family moved to New Miami, Ohio where Betty attended New Miami Middle School. Betty was baptized at Mount Zion Temple at the age of thirteen where she enjoyed singing in the choir. Betty would move to Dayton, Ohio where she would graduate from Roosevelt High School Class of 1957. In High School Betty shared with her friends that one day she would love to become a nurse. She would pursue this path for many years and in 1979 she graduated from Sinclair Community College School of Nursing and Andrews University in Kettering, OH 1980.

Betty’s would excel as a Critical Care Nurse where she provided professional care at Good Samaritan Hospital, The VA Medical Centers in Dayton, OH and Durham, NC. Betty’s proudest accomplishment where when she became a travel Nurse and had the opportunity to work at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Betty enjoyed traveling, shopping and spending time with her family dinners with her husband, children and faithful members of Germantown Pike Church of Christ.

Betty was preceded in death by two brothers, Lincoln (Marilyn) and Leevester Moneace. Three sisters, Opaline Settlers, Grace Bankston, and Martha Murray. She is survived by her loving husband Rufus E. Harrison, three daughters, Yolunda Broyles- Hunter, LaRhonda Broyles (Rhonda) Dana Raye McCoy-Johnson. One son Curtis L. McCoy II (Punch) all of Dayton, Ohio. Three sisters Jewelline (Charles) Rivers of Roanoke, VA, Margaret White of Dayton, OH and Vera Ellis of Southfield MI. Four grandchildren Tory Broyles Sacramento, CA, Darius (Janeke) Johnson of Dayton, OH, Dominique McCoy of Cincinnati, OH and Alexus McCoy of Dayton, OH. One loving Great granddaughter Torreonna Broyles Wilberforce, OH. Two devoted friends Brother Alvin and Sister Janet Jones a host of loving Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.



Posted by Kimmily Anne on October 30, 2019
My heartfelt condolences go out to my family in the loss of our beautiful Aunt Betty..Sleep well my dear for you have earned your CROWN OF GLORY..

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