EAST PRAIRIE -- Betty Jean Clemons, 47, died at 8:15 a.m. Nov. 1, 2007, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born May 19, 1960, in Memphis, Tenn., to the late Leroy and Ida Mae Taylor Putnam, in 1974 she moved to East Prairie where she was a member of the Gospel Assembly Church. She had been employed at the TA Truckstop in Matthews until she retired due to health issues.
Survivors include: one son, William Clemons of East Prairie; and two grandsons, William Ray Clemons II and James Nathaniel Clemons of East Prairie.
Two brothers, Leroy Putnam Jr. and Russell Eugene Putnam,1 preceded her in death.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Monday at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. The Rev. Dwayne Jolley, pastor of the Gospel Assembly Church of East Prairie, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Dogwood Cemetery.