Betty “Teenie” Imogene Fortson Lusk


Salem, SC — Betty “Teenie” Imogene Fortson Lusk, 86, wife of James Kenneth Lusk, of Salem, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2024, at Cottingham Hospice House.


A native of Oconee County, SC, Mrs. Lusk was the daughter of the late Lee and Ola Wilson Fortson. She worked at Salem Garment Plant for many years and was a member of Mountain View Wesleyan.


In addition to her husband, Mrs. Lusk is survived by her sons: Randall Lusk (Lorrie) and Brian Lusk (Kelli); three grandchildren: Keilyn, Justin, and Lauren; and two great-grandchildren with one on the way.


In addition to her parents, Mrs. Lusk was preceded in death by her brothers: Paul Fortson, Verner Fortson, Roy Fortson, and Jim Fortson; sister: Doris Grant; and granddaughter: Stephanie.


Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, June 11, 2024, at Davenport Funeral Home with burial to follow at Oconee Memorial Park.


The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00 PM, Tuesday, June 11, 2024, prior to the service, at Davenport Funeral Home.


Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to: Prisma Health Hospice of the Foothills, Cottingham Hospice House, attn: Foundation Office, 298 Memorial Dr., Seneca, SC 29672.


The family is at their respective homes.