Betty Louise <I>Hopkins</I> Gunter


Betty Louise Hopkins Gunter

Butler County, Kansas, USA
Death 4 Apr 2015 (aged 87)
Harrah, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Berryville, Carroll County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 149875899 View Source
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Gunter, Betty Louise (Hopkins), age 87, passed away on April 4, 2015 at Wolfe Living Center in Harrah, OK. She was born on August 6, 1927 in Burns, Kansas to John and Lois (Edmonds) Hopkins. Betty attended Enterprise Academy and she and her husband Marvin were both graduates of Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska. Betty was an elementary and secondary teacher and a music teacher before her retirement. Marvin had also been an elementary and secondary teacher and a librarian. Among other places, she and her husband Marvin worked in Colorado; Ohio; Ardmore, Oklahoma; Sandia View Academy, New Mexico; Rialto Junior Academy, California; Cedar Lake Academy, Michigan; and Southwestern Adventist University, Keene, Texas. Betty earned her Master’s degree in Church Musicianship from Texas Woman’s University in 1978. After retirement Betty and Marvin lived in Mena, Arkansas, then Berryville, Arkansas. Betty enjoyed sewing, reading, and playing the organ.

Betty is preceded in death by her parents and her husband Marvin L. Gunter. She leaves behind her son David Gunter and wife, Sheila; 3 daughters, Kathleen Harriss and husband, David, Karen Owens and husband, Paul, and Rebecca Burton and husband, Stephen; 2 brothers, Don Hopkins and wife, Pat, and Everett Hopkins and wife, Loretta; 2 sisters, LaVerna Woods, and Doris Darbo and husband, Jere; 11 grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren. Published in the Southwestern Union Record, July 2015.

Betty was buried at a memorial service held August 15, 2016.

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