Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Betty Lue Young, 59 of Verona, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident south of Aurora.

She was born March 9, 1948, in Stella, the daughter of Henry A. Clapper and Leona Balmas Clapper. She was the elections coordinator for Greene County. She attended the Waldensian Presbyterian Church, Monett.

Survivors include; her mother, Leona Balmas Clapper, of Monett; one daughter, Destiny Frix, and her husband, Brad, of Verona; one sister, Mary Fussell, of Verona; one brother, Henry S. Clapper, of Monett; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Henry A. Clapper.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Waldensian Presbyterian Church, Monett, with Rev. Vicki Evans officiating. Interment will follow at the Waldensian Cemetery, Monett.

Arrangements are under the direction of Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett.