Betty Lou Spradley O’Keefe, 84, of Anton, passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2021, in Amherst.
She was born October 21, 1936, in Anton, to Fieldton and Cora Nelson Spradley.
Betty loved Jesus and was active in prison ministry.
She served as the activity director for many years at St. Anthony’s in Amarillo, now known as BSA, worked as a school bus driver for White Deer ISD and traveled the country as a truck driver for several years.
Betty was a talented pianist and could play by ear. She was a generous woman and she loved to cook meals for those in need.
Betty is survived by a daughter, Truby Stamps and husband, Ronnie, of Anton; two sons, Nicky Jezisek of Anton and Eddy Jezisek and wife, Toni, of Navasota, Texas; nine grandchildren; 18 great- grandchildren; and three sisters: Geneta Miller of Ft. Worth, Barbara Hankins of Athens and Donna Roberts of Round Rock.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Kenneth “Corky” Spradley and Eugene Spradley.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, February 27, at Lawrence Avenue Church of Christ in Anton with Larry Bloskas officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to the Anton Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 413, Anton, Texas, 79313.
Arrangements are under the personal care of Hillcrest Funeral Home in Littlefield.