Betty Craighead Perfater, 80, of Lafayette died Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, in her home.
She was born in Ironto on Oct. 10, 1940, to the late George Washington and Della Elizabeth Woods Craighead.
She was preceded in death by her husband, C. Milton Perfater.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Robin and Dale Akers of Elliston; a sister and brother-in-law, Edith and Ray Epperly of Christiansburg; grandchildren Joshua Akers and wife, Shelly, Caleb Akers and wife, Miriam, Aaron Akers and Jonathan Akers; great-grandchildren Annabelle Akers, Gabriella Clausen and Jase Akers
Special thanks go to Good Samaritan Hospice.
Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 22, 2021, at 10 a.m. in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel. Interment followed in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home, Blacksburg.