BETTIS, Mr. Robert-age 73, of Flint, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019 at Willowbrook Manor. Visitation hours are Monday, June 24, 2019 from 1:00pm-7:00pm at Sheldon T. Banks Funeral Chapel, 3021 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, MI 48507.
Mr. Robert Eugene Bettis was born July 14, 1945 in Fort Smith, AR the son of Thayola Bettis Sr. and Berneice Pearson. Robert was a longtime resident of Flint and a graduate of Flint Northern High School. He was employed by the City of Flint and Buick, a division of General Motors. Robert owned Bettis Brothers Grill and Dairy Bar and Saginaw Social Club. He enjoyed playing pool.
Mr. Robert Bettis leaves to cherish his memory: brothers, Thayola Bettis, Jr., James Bettis and Barry Pearson; sisters, Margret Shepherd and Tina; nephews, Robert Bettis and Tony Frazier; nieces, Deborah Love, Kimberly Love-Kemp and Madnianne Moore; a host of other relatives and friends.
Robert was preceded in death by: wife, Eartha Beauregard; daughter, Darlene Baker; mother, Berniece Pearson; father, Thayola Bettis Sr.; brother, Todd Pearson and niece, Angel.