Betty Jo Newman

Betty Jo Newman

Betty Jo (Walker) Newman peacefully went to be with the Lord on October 21, 2017 at the age of 92.  She was born to Cordie and Jesse Norman Walker in Boswell, Oklahoma on August 10, 1925.

Betty Jo was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters and her loving husband Ancel Newman who coached and taught at Three Rivers High School in the 1950’s.  She is loved and will be missed by her three children, son Tommy Newman (Karen) of Conroe, Texas along with grandchildren, Donna, Diana, and Desiree, son Gary Newman of Conroe, Texas and daughter Joancelle Wright (Joe) of Bulverde, Texas along with 2 grandchildren Amy and Brian.  She is also blessed to be survived by six great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

A visitation will be Monday, October 30, from 2 – 5 p.m. at the Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton, Texas.

Graveside services will be conducted with committal at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 2 p.m.

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In lieu of flowers please make donations to the (online) or

Alzheimer Research Foundation, 3152 Little Road, Ste 146, Trinity, Florida 34655

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