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Visitation

London's Mortuary
Friday March 16th, 2018
1:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church
Saturday March 17th, 2018
11:00am

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Betty Jean Tennyson

Obituary

Betty Jean Tennyson was born January 14, 1937 in Lindale, Texas the daughter of Jess and Ida Mae Tennyson.  She was a life long resident of Mineola, Texas.  Betty was a retired cook from the Mineola Civic Center and was well known for her Big Juicy Hamburgers... and fried pies.  Betty was a member of Holy Ghost Gospel  Temple Church of God in Christ, Tyler, Texas.

Betty passed away early Sunday morning March 11, 2018 at her home in Mineola, Texas.

Preceded in death her Father and Mother, Four brothers, Four Sisters and Two Grand Sons.

Betty is survived by her Two Sons Lee Vernon Smith,  Mineola, Texas and James Lee Smith (Wilma)  Mexia, Texas, Four Daughters Ruth Taylor (Jerry Lee)  Lindale, Texas, Ida Ogueri (Stephen),  Mineola, Texas, Linda Smith and Carolyn Areia both of Mineola, Texas, One Sister Rosie Tennyson of Mineola, Texas, 23 Grand Children, 44 Great Grand Children, 9 Great Great Grand Children, Nieces, Nephews and One Sister-In-Law Linda Tennyson of Swan, Texas. 


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A Spathiphyllum was ordered on March 16, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Mar 16 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Tennyson

God Bless family and friends. Mar 16 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Tennyson

London""s Mortuary and Staff Mar 15 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Tennyson

Brandi Steward Mar 15 2018 12:00 AM

A Table Basket was sent by Wood County Special Education Coop on March 14, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Mar 14 2018 12:00 AM

A Spathiphyllum was sent on March 14, 2018

Expressing our deepest sympathy for the loss of your love one. May God comfort you during this difficult time. Robert & Minnie Gunter Fort Worth, TX

Expression of Sympathy Mar 14 2018 12:00 AM

Praying for strength and endurance for the family during the lost of a loved one (aunt Betty Jean)

LaVerne Fisher Mar 14 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Tennyson

Regina Staples-Lock Mar 13 2018 12:00 AM