ASHBURN, Virginia - Bettie was a loving wife, sister, mother and grandmother.

Bettie Duplessis, 83, of Ashburn, passed away on Sept. 21, 2017, surrounded by her family.

She had been lovingly caring for her husband with Alzheimer's disease at home. She said he took a small-town girl from Sumter to places she never dreamed of going during his Air Force career.

Bettie is survived by her husband, Paul; sister, Sharon Baxter; daughter, Renee Morrison and husband, David; son Anthony "Tony" Duplessis; and grandchildren, Michelle Morrison and Bryan Morrison, and Jenny Rodriguez; grandson-in-law, Jesus; and two great-grandchildren.

A memorial mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 21370 St. Theresa Lane, Ashburn, Virginia, 20147.

Interment will be held privately at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association in memory of Bettie Duplessis at and find tribute for Bettie Duplessis.