Betty Reid Midgett

Published 8:57 am Saturday, January 4, 2020

Betty Reid Midgett, 75, of Kill Devil Hills, died January 1, 2020, at her home in Colington with her husband and sister by her side.

A native of Pasquotank County, she was born November 25, 1944 to the late Margaret Halsey Reid and Wiley Clarence (Tom) Reid.

A member of Colington United Methodist Church, Betty spent her career as a program manager for the North Carolina Department of Crime Control and Public Safety.

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She is survived by husband Rodney Wayne Midgett; sister Wiley Beales of Elizabeth City; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on January 6 at Colington United Methodist Church with Rev. Teresa Holloway officiating. A graveside committal will follow at Hilltop Cemetery. Following the burial, the family will receive friends and relatives for a reception at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Colington United Methodist Church, PO Box 3425, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.

Twiford Funeral Homes, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at