Betty M. Todd

Published 8:03 am Thursday, May 21, 2015

AULANDER – Mrs. Betty Ray Martin Todd, age 78, went to be with the Lord, departing from Three Rivers Health & Rehab Center on May 19, 2015.

Betty was born August 6, 1936 in Martin County, North Carolina, the daughter of the late William Roy Martin and Penny Martin. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Moses Todd, Jr.

Betty was a mother like no other mother. She truly was the best mother anyone could ever ask for. Betty loved her family so very much, each and every one of them. Family was everything to Betty; she really enjoyed life to the fullest living each and everyday as her last. Mrs. Todd loved animals especially her little dog “Lady” who was nicknamed “Doodle Bug.”

Left to cherish her memory are her son, Tony Todd and his wife Cecelia of Aulander, NC and many other loving family members and friends.

A memorial graveside service to celebrate the life of Betty Martin Todd will be held Friday, May 22, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Aulander Cemetery with Brenda White officiating the service.

In lieu of flowers the family ask memorial donations be made to Kinston Caswell Center c/o 2415 West Vernon Ave. Kinston, NC 28504.

The family will receive friends after the service at the cemetery and at the home of Tony Todd in Aulander.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

Massey Funeral Home in Aulander, NC is honored to be handling the arrangements of the Todd Family.