Bettye Wilson Sheahan, 90, of Charlotte, passed away Friday, May 27, 2022 at Autumn Care of Statesville.

Bettye was born July 3, 1931 in Eden, NC and was the daughter of the late Herman and Frances Griggs Wilson. She graduated from Leakville High School and Averett College in Danville, VA. She was married to the late Paul Sheahan and was an administrative secretary for J.A. Johns Construction in Charlotte.

Bettye is survived by one sister, Donna Thomas of Statesville; two nieces, Laura Snoddy (Keith), Susan Helms (Kelly); three great nieces, Ashley Scarborough (Ryan), Christine Carroll (Justin), Reagan Helms; one great nephew, Jake Helms; four great great nieces and nephews, Riley Carroll, McKenley Carroll, Miquel Scarborough and River Carroll. In addition to her husband, Bettye was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Lloyd Thomas.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church and online condolences may be made to the family at

Troutman Funeral Home is serving the family.

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