Betty Ruth Brown, 68, of Midland, TX died Thursday, February 20th, 2014. She was born to the late John D. Hollins and Ruby Hollins, November 24th, 1945, in Merritt, TX. Betty graduated from Dunbar High School in Lubbock, TX in 1963 and received an Associates in Business. She married the late Junior Brown in 1980, and they lived together in Plainview, TX before relocating to Midland in 1989. Betty was a CAD-Design Drafter for AT&T until she retired in 2002. Betty was an active member of Northside Church of Christ and an avid bowler. Betty is survived by three children: Betty Jo Middleton-Smith, Diane Middleton, and Nicholas Brown of Midland, TX. She is also survived by six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. You may send flowers to Lewallen-Garcia-Pipkin Funeral Home and Chapel. A viewing will be held on Thursday, Feb. 27th from 5 -9 pm, Friday, 9am – 9pm and Saturday until service time at Lewallen-Garcia-Pipkin. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at Lee Street Church of Christ. Interment will follow at Serenity Memorial Gardens.