WINIFRED L. “BETTY” GLOVER

WINIFRED L. "BETTY" GLOVER

Winifred L. "Betty" Glover, age 92, of Kahoka, MO, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008, at Keokuk Area Hospital, Keokuk, IA.

She was born February 4, 1916 in Stockport, IA, the daughter of Winfield Scott and Carrie Inez Lane Hammans.

Betty married Frank Glover on December 5, 1933 at Keosauqua, IA. He preceded her in death on February 25, 1985.

Survivors include two sons, Dennis Glover and his wife, Cathy, and Gary Glover and his wife, LouAnn, all of Keokuk, IA; five grandchildren: Stephanie (Tom) Nickle of Apache Junction, AZ, Deborah (Steve) Campbell of Keokuk, IA, Rhonda (Terry) Daniels of Conroe, TX, Jason (Amy) Glover of Keokuk, IA, and, Derrick Glover of Keokuk, IA; eight great grandchildren; as well as other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and, four sisters.

Betty and Frank and the boys lived on a farm near Granger and Luray until 1958 when they moved to Kahoka. She worked at the Kahoka Public School District as a cook for 20 years, retiring from the Clark Co. R-1 School District in 1978. She enjoyed reading, horses and Garfield the cat. She was an excellent cook and loved to cook for her family. She also loved to quilt, sew and crochet and her family was blessed with gifts of her handiwork She also had a neat sense of humor that left you smiling.

Funeral services were held Thursday, March 13, 2008, at 2 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka with Pastor Craig Burton officiating. Special music was "Amazing Grace".

Pallbearers were Jason Glover, Derrick Glover, Jake Anderson, Steve Campbell, Jack Chapman and Josh Anderson.

Burial was in the Kahoka Cemetery.

Visitation was held at Wilson Funeral Home after noon on Thursday with family receiving friends from 1 p.m. until time of services at 2.

Memorials were suggested to the Clark Co. Nursing Home.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.timeformemory.com/wilsonfh.