Graham, Betty Jo
Date: Memorial Gathering: Saturday, March 29, 2014
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins Drive, Festus, MO
Date: Memorial Service: Saturday, March 29, 2014
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St Louis, MO
The Salvation Army, P.O. Box 21787, St Louis, MO 63109
Betty Jo (Williams) Graham, age 91, of Desoto (formerly of St Louis) entered into eternal rest on Sunday, March 23, 2014 at Baisch Nursing Center surrounded by her loving family. Born on March 28, 1922, in Edwardsport, Indiana, to the late Harry Leonard and Stella Myrtle (Bowman) Williams. She is survived by her sons: Harry Graham and wife Theresa of St Louis, MO and Jim Graham and wife Carol of St Louis, MO, daughters: Marijo Hancock of Colorado Springs, CO, Linda Bauer and husband John of Mountain Home, AR, Bobbie Lawrence and husband Darron of Valles Mines, MO, Betty Steinhauser and husband Jim of Hazelwood, MO, and Lisa Graham and partner Millie of Tomball, TX, 13 grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband: Jack Henry Graham who passed away in 1979, daughter: Cheri Endicott, son; Jack Graham, brothers: Charles Russell Williams and Bennie Ray Williams and sisters: Verbie J Smith, Louvera Scott and Florence McElroy.
Betty was a former factory worker and cook for Deluxe Check Printers in St Louis. She was a member of the Salvation Army Church in Maplewood. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, crafts, yardwork and flowers.
Reverend Gene Moses to officiate services.