The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


October 1, 2012

Betty K. Chandler

WEBB CITY, Mo. — Betty K. Chandler 83, Webb City, Mo. passed away Saturday Sept.  29, 2012, following a lengthy illness.

She was born Oct. 17, 1928, in Pueblo, Colo. to Floyd and Milda Kirkendoll Weaver.

Betty was a housewife and spent many hours working with children at the Webb City CPCenter. She was a member of the 1st Christian Church of Webb City, Mo.

Betty married Leroy Chandler on Dec. 25, 1947, in Baxter Springs, Kan.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Leroy; one son David; two brothers, Ken and Floyd Weaver;  and one sister, Pauline Slusser.

Betty is survived by three sons, Steve, Dan, and Larry Chandler; one daughter, Barbie Chandler, all of Webb City; one sister, Floydine Daniel, Riverton, Kan.; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, at the Hedge-Lewis Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Geisert, Minister officiating. The family will receive friends Tuesday 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Sarcoxie Cemetery immediately following the service.

Arrangements under direction of Hedge-Lewis Funeral Home, Webb City, Mo.

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