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Martha Jane "Granny" Bettes


1927 - 2008 Obituary Condolences
Martha Jane "Granny" Bettes, 81, a resident of Alamogordo since 1951, died Friday, May 9, 2008, in Alamogordo.
Mrs. Bettes was born March 21, 1927, in Bagwell, Texas to Jesse and Leola (Yancy) Hill.
Survivors include her husband of 61 years Walter Bettes of the family home; a son Bob Bettes and his wife Beverly of Peoria, Ariz.; a daughter Patsy Bettes of Alamogordo; a grandson Robert Bettes and his wife Amy of El Paso; three great-grandchildren; two brothers; four sisters; and friends for eternity, Rose and Laurie Norman of Las Cruces, and Cathy Daugherty of Elida, N.M.
Graveside services will be conducted Monday at 2 p.m. at Monte Vista Cemetery with Pastor Ryan Biricocchi officiating.
Pallbearers will be Bob Bettes, Ben House, Harold House, Charlie Blackwelder, John Humm and Jim Daugherty. Honorary pallbearer will be Pat Blackwelder.
Services are under the direction of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home.
Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association, 216 Truman NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, or through their website,
www.lungusa.org
Published in Alamogordo Daily News on May 10, 2008
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