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Betty Jean Neal Hockensmith
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Birth: Apr. 2, 1928
Young County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 2011
Walker County
Alabama, USA


HOCKENSMITH, BETTY J Mrs. Betty J. Hockensmith age 83 of Sumiton, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday November 16, 2011.

She was a member of Sumiton Church of God, was a graduate of North Texas State University and the University of Alabama; she was the first female principal in the history of the Walker County School system, having served as principal of Empire School.

She was preceded in death by her son Stephen Hockensmith.

Funeral services will be Friday November 18, 2011 at 7:00 pm at Sumiton Church of God. Rev. Toby Morgan will officiate. Visitation is Friday night 5:30-7:00 pm at the church.

Interment will be in New Horizon Memorial Gardens.

Published in The Birmingham News from November 16 to November 17, 2011.

Family links: 
  Cicero Neal (1900 - 1957)
  Erica Eva Pearl Rowe Reese (1905 - 1967)
  James R. Hockensmith (1926 - 2015)*
  Stephen C. Hockensmith (1957 - 1976)*
  Barbara Allen Neal Ledbetter (1925 - 2007)*
  Mary Lynn Neal Bradshaw (1926 - 1997)*
  Betty Jean Neal Hockensmith (1928 - 2011)
  Billy Nan Rowe Neal (1929 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
New Horizon Memorial Gardens
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Rich Fedoush
Record added: Nov 17, 2011
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Betty Jean <i>Neal</i> Hockensmith
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Betty Jean <i>Neal</i> Hockensmith
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- Searchers of our Past
 Added: Nov. 2, 2012
Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Rich Fedoush
 Added: Nov. 17, 2011

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