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Betty Lou Bell Barnes
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Birth: Sep. 4, 1930
Logan County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 2002
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA

Betty was the daughter of Chester Clay Bell and Susan Francis Lacy. She married Claud A. Gash and they had one son Rippie Dale Gash. She then married Walter Lee Barnes and they had one son Richard Lee Barnes.


Betty L. Barnes, 72, of Glenpool, Oklahoma, formerly of Booneville, passed away Wednesday, February 27, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was born on September 4, 1929 in Booneville to Chester Clay and Susan (Lacy) Bell. She had lived in the Glenpool area since 1950 and worked over 26 years as a medication nurse at Tidings of Peace Nursing Home in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, before retiring in 1994.

She is preceded in death by five brothers, Everett, Hershel, Roy, Lacy, and Herman; and one sister, Minnie.

A funeral service was held at 12 p.m., Monday, March 4, at Carolan Church in Booneville with interment in Carolan Cemetery, under the direction of Leonard & Marker Funeral Home of Bixby, Oklahoma.

She is survived by two sons, Rippy Gash and his wife Debbie of Jenks, Oklahoma, and Richard Lee Barnes of Kiefer; her husband, Claude A. Gash of Glenpool; one brother, Ivan Bell of Glenpool; two sisters, Ollie Smith of Glenpool and Ann Turner of Springfield, Missouri; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Family links: 
  Chester Clay Bell (1888 - 1974)
  Susan Francis Lacy Bell (1889 - 1966)
  John Hershell Bell (1910 - 1989)*
  Norma Lee Bell (1912 - 1914)*
  Lacy Louis Bell (1916 - 1996)*
  Minnie Leigh Bell Harris (1918 - 1991)*
  Everett Clay Bell (1919 - 1952)*
  Herman "Udell" Bell (1921 - 1998)*
  Roy Clay Bell (1926 - 1980)*
  Betty Lou Bell Barnes (1930 - 2002)
  Billy Thomas Bell (1932 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Carolan Cemetery
Logan County
Arkansas, USA
Created by: Eddie Warren
Record added: Oct 16, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6856926
Betty Lou <i>Bell</i> Barnes
Added by: Eddie Warren
Betty Lou <i>Bell</i> Barnes
Added by: Eddie Warren
Betty Lou <i>Bell</i> Barnes
Added by: Eddie Warren
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This is from your Great Grandaughter Alison Gash. Daughter of Mike Gash. I love you and I miss you!
- Alison Gash
 Added: Feb. 13, 2009
My Beloved Grandma,We miss you everyday. I wish you could have met your great grandson Micah, and numerous other great grandchildren! Always in my thoughts, Jen
- Jenny Gash
 Added: Jan. 29, 2009
Thank you for Caring for others
- Denny Hopkins
 Added: Apr. 15, 2008
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