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In Memory of

Vivian Louise Bettis

April 29, 1918 - September 14, 2016

Obituary


Vivian Louise Bettis, age 98, died peacefully on September 14, 2016.

Louise was born in Shiro, Texas to Joseph and Dora Stockely Spell. She was married to Jimmie R. Bettis in Houston in March, 1941.

Louise enjoyed traveling, reading, and playing bridge. She also enjoyed her Sunday School class and doing volunteer work at First United Methodist Church. Her greatest joy was the time she spent with her grandchildren and then her great grandchildren.

Louise is survived by her sons, Richard and wife Marilyn, David and wife Virginia; her grandchildren Joe...

Vivian Louise Bettis, age 98, died peacefully on September 14, 2016.

Louise was born in Shiro, Texas to Joseph and Dora Stockely Spell. She was married to Jimmie R. Bettis in Houston in March, 1941.

Louise enjoyed traveling, reading, and playing bridge. She also enjoyed her Sunday School class and doing volunteer work at First United Methodist Church. Her greatest joy was the time she spent with her grandchildren and then her great grandchildren.

Louise is survived by her sons, Richard and wife Marilyn, David and wife Virginia; her grandchildren Joe Bettis, Angie Bettis; David Bettis Jr., Tricia Schmitz, and Greg Monroe; 3 great grandchildren, relatives, and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, 3 sisters, and a brother.

The family will receive visitors on Sunday, September 18th, 2016 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home, at 14501 North IH-35, Pflugerville, TX. Funeral services will be held at Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Funeral Home on Monday, September 19th, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. Burial will immediately follow at Cook-Walden/Capital Parks Cemetery.

The family wishes to express gratitude to Dr. Elizabeth Sorensen, Dr. Harry Goss and the staff at Cedar Ridge Special Care Center.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Louise's honor to the First United Methodist Church of Austin, 1201 Lavaca Street, Austin, Texas 78701.