SIKESTON -- Betty Jean Holt Gary, 69, died Aug. 14, 2008, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Born June 28, 1939, in Hughes, Ark., to the late Rev. Sylvester Holt and Flora Lee Knox Holt, she was a member of Smith Chapel United Methodist Church in Sikeston.
On Dec. 25, 1959, she married Andrew Gary and he preceded her in death in Aug. 1981.
Survivors include: one daughter and son-in-law, Andrea Regina and James Owens of Sikeston; two grandchildren, Kristan Buford and Asa Buford of Sikeston; and two special nieces, Juanita Smith and Tia Ware.
Visitation is from 10:30 a.m. until time of memorial services at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Smith Chapel United Methodist Church. Evangelist Earnestine Knox Thompson of Detroit will officiate.
Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston is in charge of arrangements.