Betty Donley

Monday, February 18, 2002

CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Betty Lou Donley, 60, of Chaffee died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Aug. 29, 1941, at Marquand, Mo., daughter of George and Beulah Yount Leadbetter.

She and Buford Donley were married March 31, 1960. He died Dec. 20, 1991.

Survivors include three sons, Ray Donley and Terry Donley, both of Greenbrier, Mo., and Timmy Donley of Sturdivant, Mo.; three daughters, Judy Oliphant of Puxico, Mo., Vicky Rodgers of Advance, Mo., and Connie Perry of Crump, Mo.; two brothers, Charles Leadbetter of Arbyrd, Mo., and George Leadbetter of Maysville, Ky.; three sisters, Ruby Pender of Hornersville, Mo., Shirley Gattis and Dorothy Palmer, both of Senath, Mo.; and 11 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother.

Friends may call from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral chapel, with the Rev. Gene West officiating. Burial will be in Morgan Memorial Park in Advance.