Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

February 18, 2014

Betty Ann West

Corsicana Daily Sun

— Betty Ann West, 78, of Rice passed away at Kindred Hospital in Sugar Land on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. She was born Aug. 4, 1935 to John L. and Bertha W. Barnes.

She was retired from the insurance industry where she worked as an agent for many years. After living many years in the Rice area she moved to Houston to be closer to her son, Jack and his family. After retirement, she liked traveling to casinos and enjoyed playing numerous games and the slot machines. Betty was an active member of the Ennis Chapter of the American Legion.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and her older sister, Jean Foster.

Mrs. West is survived by her sons; Jacky West and wife, Tina and Tony West; her sister, Sharon Whitworth and husband, Dick. She is also survived by her loving grandchildren; Tommi, Joie, Ashley, Sherise, Taylor, Cheyenne, Clayton, and Madison and two adorable great-grandchildren; Avery and Rune.

Memorial services for Mrs. West are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 at Corley Funeral Home with Dr. Darren Heil officiating.

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