Bettie M. Nicklas Tripp, 83, of Arden went to be with Jesus Sunday December 4, 2005 at Park Ridge Hospital. She was born in Germany on August 22, 1922 and was preceded in death by her husband Sidney Lee Hubert Tripp. She is survived by one daughter, Reather Hunter of Hendersonville; two granddaughters, Cindy Boles and her husband Bobby of Illinois and Kim Rogers and her husband Shane of Fairview; one grandson, Jeff Walton of Hendersonville and four great grandchildren, Misty, Brandon, Drew and Kaylee. A memorial service will be held 7:30 pm Wednesday December 7, 2005 at Stoney Mountain Baptist Church, where she was a faithful member. The rev. Charles Rogers will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:30 pm at the church preceding the service. Memorials may be made to the Stoney Mountain Baptist Church at: 3301 Asheville Hwy, Hendersonville, NC 28791. She was a precious Mother and Grandmother. She loved her family and most of all the Lord. We love you and will miss you Oma. Jackson Funeral Service and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements. Jackson Funeral Service will announce arrangements.