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Mrs. Betty Reed Torbert, 70 A resident of Point Clear, Alabama, passed away at Mercy Medical on Wednesday March 23, 2011.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Herman B. Reed and a sister, Sara Reed Blakenship.
Mrs. Torbert is survived by her husband of 49 years, Carl Allen Torbert, Jr.; daughter, Mary Shannon (Robert M. Hope, Jr.).; grandson, Robert M. Hope, III and granddaughter, Jean Allen Hope; sisters, Patricia Reed Craft and Belvia Reed Mason.
Mrs. Torbert was an avid Bridge and Tennis Player. She loved to travel and had great joy spending time with her family at Point Clear. She was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Mobile Junior League and several Mystic Organizations.
A Memorial Mass will be Celebrated from St. Joseph's Chapel at Spring Hill College on Saturday March 26, 2011 at 10 A.M. Visitation will start at 9AM.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to Spring Hill College, Gregory F. Lucey Scholarship Fund, 4000 Dauphin St., Mobile, AL 36608 or to the St. Lawrence Catholic Church at 370 S. Section St., Fairhope, AL. 36532.
Private interment to be held later.