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Betty J. Fox

Jerseyville | Sunday, August 25 2013

Betty J. Fox

AGE:  88

DIED:  2:28 a.m. Sunday August 25, 2013 at St. Louis University Hospital

BORN: August 31, 1924 in Jersey County

PARENTS:  Wilbur F. & Edith (Snell) Rowden (Both Deceased)

MARRIED: Dale Fox  (He Died: September 1, 1993)

DATE & PLACE: July 10, 1948 in Jerseyville

Betty was a 1942 graduate of Jersey Township High School and MacMurray College in Jacksonville in 1947. While attending MacMurray College, she was a member of the riding team and participated in several horse shows in the St. Louis area. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Jerseyville, serving in various capacities, Sunday School Teacher, served on the Diaconate, was president of ABW, served on many committees and an active member of the Joy Sunday School Class. She was a 50 year member of Jersey County Homemaker Extension and also served as Home Adviser in Montgomery and Jersey Counties. She taught schools in Farmerville, Kane and Jerseyville.

VISITATION: 5-8 p.m. Wednesday August 28, 2013

at First Baptist Church in Jerseyville

MEMORIAL SERVICE:  11:00 a.m. Thursday August 29, 2013

at First Baptist Church in Jerseyville

CLERGY: Rev. Brent Meyer and Rev. Ed Haun

BURIAL: Oak Grove Cemetery

MEMORIALS: In Lieu of Flowers, Memorials to the First Baptist Church in Jerseyville

SURVIVORS

SONS: John Fox of Jerseyville

  Tom & Connie Fox of Jerseyville

  Joe & Melissa Fox of Jerseyville

GRANDCHILDREN: Several

GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN: Several

SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS

PRECEEDED IN DEATH BY:  Parents, Husband, Brother: Hugh Rowden and wife Elizabeth, Sister: Mary Arnold and Husband Clarence.

ALEXANDER & GUBSER FUNERAL HOME

IN CHARGE OF ARRANGEMENTS


Obit Provided By:
Alexander and Gubser Funeral Home

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