Elizabeth Gertrude "Betty" Jennings

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Elizabeth Gertrude "Betty" Jennings, 80, of Washburn, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2015, at Roaring River Health and Rehab in Cassville. She was born on Aug. 27, 1934, in Oroville Calif., daughter of Glen Albert and Ruth Anna (Manlove) Lowes. Her early childhood was spent in California. In 1953, she married Charles Jennings in Ukiah, Calif., and later moved to Barry County. She was a stay-at-home mother to her four sons, and active in caring for the farm while her husband worked.

Survivors include: her husband of 62 years, Charles Jennings, of Washburn; four sons, Tom Jennings and his wife, Linda, of Seligman, Bill Jennings and his wife, Monica, of Washburn, John Jennings and his wife, Chris, of Conway, Ark., and Ralph Jennings, of Anderson; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one brother.

Memorials may be made to the Fox Cemetery and entrusted to the White Funeral Home & Crematory, P. O. Box 890, Cassville, MO 65625

Graveside services were held Friday at Fox Cemetery, near Powell, with Pastor Billy Joe Gentry officiating.