Bette Jo Edith Johnston

Bette Jo Edith Johnston

Female 1928 - 2006  (78 years)

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  • Name Bette Jo Edith Johnston 
    Born 15 Sep 1928  Mt. Ida, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 08 Nov 2006  Chico, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I686  Marilyn Jones Tree
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2015 

    Family Roy Jones,   b. 19 Dec 1926, Ramsey, MN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 2008, Carson City, NV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1946  Oakland,CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Linda Francis Jones,   b. 27 Jun 1947,   d. 09 May 2010, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Michael Duane Jones
     3. Living
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F368  Group Sheet

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    • September 15, 1928 - November 08, 2006

      Birthplace: Mt. Ida, Arkansas

      Resided In: Chico, California

      Bette Jo Jones passed from this life at her Chico home surrounded by her family after a long battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband Roy, to whom she was married for 60 years. She was born to Marion and Muriel Johnson in Mt. Ida Arkansas on September 15, 1928.

      After completing high school she married Roy Jones on September 15, 1946 in Oakland, CA. They began a life as a Navy couple and traveled extensively during their marriage. After retirement, they traveled to Europe and Japan then toured the US in their RV.

      Bette is also survived and loved by her sister Lucille Hawthorne of Concord CA and her children and their spouses, Linda and Robert Beveridge of Dayton, NV, Michael and Gale Jones of Las Vegas, NV and Patty and Michael Efford of Chico. She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren, Stacey Weston and Ashley Efford of Chico, Christopher Jones of Carson City and Lisa, Robert and Michael Beveridge of Carson City.

      Services will be held at Fitzhenry’s Funeral Home in Carson City Nevada. Remembrances can be made to Enloe Hospice 1390 E. Lassen Ave, Chico, CA 95973.