Betty Jo Ragan Eggers Buhl, 60, of Chesnee, went to rest in the arms of Jesus on Saturday, August 28, 2021 at Spartanburg Medical Center. Betty was a native of Boone, North Carolina, and was the daughter of the late James Arlton and Rose Edna Lewis Ragan. Betty was the wife of Rev. Robert “Bob” Buhl, Sr. She was the widow of the late Rev. John Brandon Eggers, Jr. Together, she and John founded Eggers Funeral Homes and Crematory and grew it into the successful business it is today. She was a licensed Funeral Director and a member of the South Carolina Funeral Directors Association and the National Funeral Directors Association. Betty was an active member of New Hope Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband Bob, left to cherish her memory are step-sons, Jim Buhl, Bobby Buhl, Billy Buhl; two dear friends, Cheryl Chastain, Carol Hawkins and her beloved pets, Lucky, Charlie, Boss Man and her Cows. Along with her parents and first husband, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Peggy Ragan, Linda Ragan and Jeanie Ragan; two brothers, Johnny Ragan and Frank Ragan.
The family will receive friends on Monday, August 30, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Eggers Funeral Home of Boiling Springs, 195 Rainbow Lake Road, Boiling Springs, SC 29316. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 in the Chapel of Eggers Funeral Home of Boiling Springs with Dr. David Lancaster and Rev. Gary Adkins officiating. Interment will follow at Good Shepherd Memorial Park. The staff of Eggers Funeral Home will serve as pallbearers.
Due to Covid-19, the family requests that social distancing guidelines be followed.
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Jacksonville, FL., 32256 or to the Spartanburg Humane Society, 150 Dexter Road, Spartanburg, SC 29303.
The family will be at the home.
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