Betty High

Obituary of Betty High

Betty J. (Gephart) High, 89, of Deerfield Beach, FL, formerly of Pottstown, PA  passed away on Monday July 24, 2017 at Brookdale Deer Creek Nursing Home in Deerfield Beach, FL. She was the wife of the late Clarence W. High who passed away in 2004.  

Betty was born June 5, 1928 in Pottstown, PA. She was a daughter of the late Norman and Nellie (Rhoads) Gephart.

Betty enjoyed spending time with her family, singing and laughing. She always had a smile on her face and love in her heart. She loved the beach and being outside. Betty worked at Bell Telephone in Pottstown before she did office work along side her husband. She was a proud mother, aunt and grandmother. She also enjoyed spending time with the family dogs.

Mrs. High is survived by one daughter, Bonnie Brooks, wife of Michael Brooks, Coral Springs, FL; two grandchildren, Michael and Alyssa Brooks, and one brother, Robert Gephart.

In addition to her husband and parents she is predeceased by her siblings, Theda Smith, Ken Gephart, Richard Gephart, and Francis Gephart.

Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family at Pottstown Cemetery West. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464 will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at