Betty grew up in Topeka, Kan., and graduated from high school there. She and her husband came to Nevada in 1990 to manage the Boys' Bar-H Ranch. She also worked for a time at the Nevada skating rink. Betty was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary No. 385 in Independence, Mo.
Survivors include one granddaughter, Kellie Crawford, Joplin, Mo.; one grandson, Kevin Crawford, Nevada; great-grandchildren, Krystal Crawford Gibson and her husband, Lukas, Nevada, Kyle Crawford, Joplin, Mo., and Khristopher Crawford, Nevada; and three great-great-grandchildren, Shania, Scott and Lane. In addition to her husband, Jack, she was preceded in death by one son, Jackie Paul Crose; and most recently her daughter, Pauline Crawford on Feb. 23, 2011.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, June 13, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with the Rev. Terry Mosher officiating. Friends may call now and until the hour of service at the funeral home.
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