Betty Jo Gray Pardue
January 20, 1930 - January 1, 2021
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Betty Jo Gray Pardue passed peacefully Friday, January 1, 2021, to be with the Lord at 90 years of age. Our Mom and Memmy was born January 20, 1930 in Bastrop, Louisiana to Waymon and Gladys Gray. She spent her childhood in Bastrop with her siblings Waymon, Jr. “Bub” and Marilou “Pie” Gray Parker. Betty…

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Jo Nell Prindle left a message on January 5, 2021:
To all Betty's family: I was sorry to read of Betty's death. I have known all her children and I want you to know that I enjoyed visiting with her in Avalon. I loved her paintings and she was always so glad to visit with me and my visiting partner Lois. She was a beautiful lad. Praying for comfort and God's richest blessing on all the family.
Lois Bearden left a message on January 5, 2021:
So sorry to hear of Betty's passing. JoNell Jones Prindle and I enjoyed visiting her in Avalon. In these times I have been praying for her and will continue to pray for the family.
Judy Leo left a message on January 4, 2021:
Lou, Van and Linda, I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. I just have wonderful memories of your Mom and all the sewing she did. She was my hero! I remember so fondly of the times that I would come and stay with y'all during the summer when y'all lived in that subdivision, now the name escapes my mind, but great memories there of Lou and Linda cooking, and us making pop corn and drinking sweet tea! And wow she reminds me so much of Gran in this picture. I just loved your Mom and family and was so touched by all her creativeness and I remember all those Christmas reindeers that she and Uncle Dan made. There was no stopping all the things that she did. She really was my inspiration in learning to sew. So one year when I was probably about 14 or 15 we were all at Gran's for Christmas and I had made a smock for Mary Catherine who was probably about 7 and Deborah who was about 4 or 5, and when Aunt Betty saw what I had made for them she was so proud of me, and that started my joy in getting into sewing. I've done a lot of sewing but not nearly as good as she did. She was an amazing seamstress! I loved her so much, and cherish all the memories we had growing up. I know you will all miss her, but our time and season belong to the Lord. Love and blessings to you all, and miss seeing you all. Since I live north of Atlanta I will not be able to be there, but you are all in my thoughts and prayers for the Lord to bring you comfort. Love, Judy Gray Leo
Brent Cockrell left a message on January 4, 2021:
I knew Mrs. Betty for more than 50 years and enjoyed visiting with her at Avalon Place while my mother, Mary Cockrell, was a resident. My thoughts and prayers go out to her family. Brent Cockrell Lafayette, Louisiana
Barbara Reeves left a message on January 4, 2021:
Lou, Van, and Linda, I am so sorry to read about the passing of your Mom. Thoughts and prayers are with each of you and your families at this difficult time. With Sincere condolence, Barbara Reeves
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Linda Hart Berkemeyer left a message on January 3, 2021:
Van, Lou, and Linda, I am so sorry you hear of your mom's death. She started 2021 in Heaven, and for that we are so happy. May God's Peace surround each of you in the days that come. Sending love and prayers!!
Alan and Nancy Williams left a message on January 3, 2021:
We were so sad to read of the loss of your mother. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Kilpatrick Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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