Betty Corbin League, 90, of Moore, SC, wife of Edmond Hooper League, Jr. died Tuesday morning peacefully, January 4, 2022 at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home after a long-term illness. Born in Spartanburg, SC, she was a daughter of the late Luther Roy “Dick” and Etta Janelle Edwards Corbin.
Betty was a graduate of Spartanburg High School, Class of 1948. She worked at Synalloy Corporation for 25 years. She worked another 10 years in higher education as an Administrative Assistant. After her retirement, she spent all of her days loving and supporting her family. She was a loving wife, mother, nana, aunt and a Christian friend who loved to spoil them all. A long-time member of the First Baptist Spartanburg with her husband, who was her long-term caretaker with all the love, passion, patience and strength that only God’s love can prevail.
Betty was a humble Christian woman who truly loved being with others. Her drive and spirit motivated all around her with her love of life. She always made you feel like you could take the path in front of you and be successful by just helping others and keep the strong work ethic to succeed in all your goals in life.
In addition to her loving husband of 37 years, she is survived by her children, Kenneth Charles Easler (Debra) of Chappells, SC and Jennifer League Spivey (James) of Dahlonega, GA, Sonia League Buffenbarger (Scott) of Cedarville, OH; brother, Harry E. Corbin of Pauline, SC; grandchildren, Corbin W. Easler, Hillary J. Armfield, Harrison S. Spivey, Reagan S. Spivey, Brandon Palmer, Mindy Kay League; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was also predeceased by her sisters, Catherine Hames, Sarah Williams, her brothers, John Corbin, Mason Corbin and Richard “Dickie” Corbin.
A special thanks to Spartanburg Regional Hospice House for their wonderful care and service they provided to the family.
A Graveside service will be held at 3:00 PM, Friday, January 7, 2022 in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, 1300 Fernwood-Glendale Road, Spartanburg, SC 29307, conducted by The Rev. Robert “Bob” Morgan and The Rev. Sal Barone.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in remembrance to Mrs. Betty C. League at First Baptist Spartanburg, 250 E. Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306 or to Alzheimer’s Association, South Carolina Chapter, 4124 Clemson Blvd., Suite L, Anderson, SC 29621.
Floyd’s North Church Street Chapel