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Betty J. Clagett

December 17th, 1922 – September 16th, 2016

Betty June Clagett, age 93 of Garland, TX, formerly of Astoria, IL, passed away at 2:35 pm on Friday, September 16, 2016 at Avalon Memory Care, Garland, TX. She was born on December 17, 1922 in Astoria, IL, the daughter of Frank and Alys (Lannery) Hughes.

Betty was a certified nursing assistant. She was a lifetime member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees, where she was a former board member. She also was a member of the United Methodist Church of Garland, TX

Betty is survived by two sons, Thomas (and Ronna) Beemer of Rowlett, TX and Ron (and Valerie) Beemer of Mesa, AZ, two daughters, Cheryl (and Warren) Bagley of Montague, CA and Barbara (and Steven) Pauley of Sachse, TX, 14 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and one sister, Wynette Johnson of Canton, IL.

She was preceded in death by her husband William Clagett, two sons, Gary Livengood and Dennis Livengood, one brother Franklyn Hughes, and five sisters, Ruth Stremmel, Wilma Jones, Lois Edwards, Geraldine France, and Norma Powell.

Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, September 21st at 11:00 am at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria. Reverend Robert Green will officiate. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the services. Interment will be in the Astoria Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.


September 21st, 2016

Very Sorry to hear that Aunt Betty has passed.

Rick Powell

November 26th, 2016

We thank Betty for the time she gave my father the last years of his life.

John Clagett (son)

November 26th, 2016

So sorry to hear about Grandma Betty's passing. We loved her and her sweet nature very much. Kim Clagett Moore ( granddaughter)