Betty Jean Scheff, age 81, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017. Betty was born in Berlin, GA. She was a Member of the First Baptist Church of Lilburn and was an avid gardener. She is preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy Croft. She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Ervin L. Scheff; daughters, Denice Scheff Walker and husband, Ashley of Duluth, Sandra Scheff of Lawrenceville; Grandchildren, Timothy Lee, Kyle Walker, Tiffany Piatt, Kevin Walker and Trevor Lee; Great grandchildren, Katelynn Dixon and Alivya Piatt; sister, Laverne Lee and husband, Mickey of Moultrie, GA. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, July 2, 2017 at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel. Interment will follow at Gwinnett Memorial Park in Lawrenceville, GA. The family will receive friends and family from 12:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA. 770-277-4550. Flowers accepted or those desiring may make a donation in memory of Betty to the American Kidney Foundation, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852. Online condolences can be expressed at

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  1. Laverne she left you memories that can’t be taken away. Cherish each one and she will always be with you. My condolences to you and the family. Keeping you in my prayers.

  2. Revelation 21:4
    And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.”

  3. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Laverne and all the family !!! Our last visit a few weeks ago was a Godsend and I will always cherish it !!!?? Horace And Betty were classmates !!!

  4. I was saddened to hear that your Mother passed away. My thoughts are with you and your family.”

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