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Betty Partenberry

Friday, December 12, 2003

DEXTER - Betty Lou Partenberry, 73, died Dec. 10, 2003, at Forest Park Hospital in St. Louis.

Born Jan. 1, 1929, in Hayti, she was the daughter of the late Jack Gunter.

On Aug. 16, 1956, at Hernando, Miss., she married Leva Partenberry who preceded her in death on Jan. 22, 1984.

Survivors include: two sons, Andrew Partenberry and William Partenberry of Dexter; five daughters, Helen Brown of Dexter, Sarah Harget of Broseley, Betty Darlene Jones and Roberta Partenberry of Poplar Bluff and Mary Hillis of Malden; and three sisters, 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

One daughter, Bessy May Partenberry, also preceded her in death.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter, where services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Cliff Jolliff will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Mole Hill Cemetery at Broseley.