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Bette Jean Turner Tillard
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1926
Audubon
Audubon County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 17, 2001
Bill
Converse County
Wyoming, USA

Bette Jean Tillard, 75, died May 17 at her home near Bill after a long illness.

She was born Feb. 20, 1926, in Audubon, Iowa, to Earl and Helen Turner. The family moved to Wyoming in 1929.

She lived and worked in Washington, D.C., for a year before returning to Douglas. After her marriage to Rhea A. "Bud" Tillard on June 25, 1947, in Douglas, she lived the rest of her life on the Tillard Ranch near Bill.

She was a member of Douglas sorority, served on the Converse County Library Board and was a member of St. James Catholic Church and Altar Society.

Mrs. Tillard is survived by her husband, Bud; sons, Marty Tillard of Glenrock, Tim Tillard of Douglas; sister, Virginia Nida of Douglas; brothers, Bud Turner and Gordon Turner, both of Douglas; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Andy; brother, Floyd; and sister, Lorraine Drennen. 
 
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 Parents:
  Earl Arthur Turner (1891 - 1958)
  Helen Marcia Stearns Turner (1894 - 1977)
 
 Children:
  Andrew Floyd Tillard (1948 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  A. Lorraine Turner Drennen (1918 - 1981)*
  Floyd E Turner (1921 - 1945)*
  Virginia Eileen Turner Nida (1923 - 2002)*
  Bette Jean Turner Tillard (1926 - 2001)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Douglas Park Cemetery
Douglas
Converse County
Wyoming, USA
 
Created by: Lostnwyomn
Record added: Jun 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71555723
Bette Jean <i>Turner</i> Tillard
Added by: Betty Alberts
 
Bette Jean <i>Turner</i> Tillard
Added by: Betty Alberts
 
Bette Jean <i>Turner</i> Tillard
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Rest in peace.
- Betty Alberts
 Added: Nov. 2, 2012
 
 
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