Betty Jo Webb, age 81, of Big Cedar, Oklahoma formerly of Mena, passed away Monday, September 28, 2015 in Oklahoma.
She was born in Athens, Louisiana on May 23, 1934 to the late Benjamin F. Sewell and the late Olice Lorene Davidson Sewell. Betty was married to the late Harvel Eugene Webb for 50 years. Betty spent her life caring for others. Betty was employed at the Pine Bowl for 29 years and coached Optimist softball for 12 years. Her happiest times were on the ballfield coaching the girls and cheering on her children and grandchildren, working in her yard with her beautiful flowers, and watching the Razorbacks. She was a loving and kind mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend to all who knew her. She will be dearly missed by all.
She is survived by children, Patricia Ann Webb of Springdale, Arkansas, Rebecca Horten and Lonnie Nickell of Western, Nebraska, Deborah Sue Webb and Sean Thrailkill Conway, Arkansas, Robert Webb and wife Linda of Malvern, Arkansas, Rhonda Pipkins and husband Kelly of Hodgen, Oklahoma; grandchildren, Crystal Roberts, Laura Mattson, Ashley Tapley, Sarah Tapley, Casee Webb, Haley Webb, Audrey Webb, Joshua Harper, Allyson Harper, and Lauren Harper; great-grandchildren, Kyle Wallingsford, Samantha Mattson, Zachery Mattson, Dorothy Davis, Steven Davis, Cruz Richardson, Aliyah Webb, and Sawyer Tapley; sisters, Lois Decuir of Goosecreek, South Carolina and Judy Green and husband William of Arkadelphia, Arkansas.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harvel Eugene Webb, parents, Benjamin and Lorene Sewell, brothers, Benny Sewell and infant daughter, Patricia Ann.
Funeral services will be Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Beasley Wood Chapel with Brother Victor Rowell officiating. Interment will follow in the Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena
Visitation will be Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Montgomery, Clint Montgomery, Todd Hansard, Shelton Bohlman, Jaycen Pipkins, Sean Thrailkill and Kelly Pipkins.
Honorary pallbearers will be Raymond Terry, Jim Montgomery, William Green, Mike Hansard, Kyle Montgomery Michael Rhodes and Ray Campbell.