Betty Ann Stottlemyre, age 85, a resident of Chillicothe, Mo., died Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at her residence.
Betty was born the daughter of Ferrel and Helen (McClaskey) Davis on April 20, 1928, in Harris, Mo. She was united in marriage to Leland Stottlemyre on May 20, 1945, in Spickard, Mo. He preceded her in death on October 29, 2006. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church, Chillicothe, Mo. Betty enjoyed playing bingo, loved her dogs, and spending time with her family, children, and grandchildren. She also loved Nascar Racing, with Jeff Gordon being her favorite driver.
Survivors include three daughters, Cheryl Kilburn and husband Gene of Chillicothe, Mo., Janice Romeiser and Todd Dowell of Grain Valley, Mo., and Debi Gault and husband Cliff of Chillicothe, Mo.; ten grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; three sisters, Helen Duncan of Trenton, Mo., Rosemary Blackburn of Kansas City, Kan., and Peggy Trodd of Kansas City, Kan.; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Leland; one son, David Stottlemyre; one brother, Bobby Davis; and one sister, Abby Smith.
Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at 1 p.m. A scheduled family visitation will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo., on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, from noon until 8 p.m. Burial will be held at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Trenton, Mo. Memorial contributions may be made to the Calvary Baptist Church and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.