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 Bettye Manon <I>Vernon</I> Cruse

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Bettye Manon Vernon Cruse

  • Birth 20 Oct 1935 Lockney, Floyd County, Texas, USA
  • Death 8 Feb 2002 Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 87698117

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TX) - February 12, 2002

Deceased Name: Bettye M. Cruse

North Richland HIlls - Bettye M. Cruse 66, a retired registered nurse, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Friday February 8, 2002, at a local hospital.

Funeral 2 p.m. Tuesday at North Fort Worth Baptist Church. Burial: Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Bettye Cruse was born October 20, 1935 in Lockney, Texas. She dedicated 37 years of her life to nursing, spending the last 17 years at Cooks Children Hospital. She was devoted to her church, teaching sixth grade Sunday School for 38 years and serving as a summer camp nurse for 20 years.

Survivors: Husband Joe Cruse, Sr. of North Richland Hills; sons Joe Cruse, Jr. and wife LeAnn of Fort Worth, Scott Cruse and wife, Marci of North Richland Hills and Terrell Cruse of Royse City; grandchildren, Brittany, Tara, Taylor, Robert and Hayden Cruse, brothers Royce Alvin and Jerry Vernon; sister, Norma Chalupa and Nina White; and numerous nieces and nephews.

My aunt Bettye was a delight to know. She was one of
those who bubbled with joy.

She loved the Lord and her life reflected this love.

MANY THANKS TO RYAN Selwyn for sponsoring Bettye's memorial
Ryan. Please take a minute to
visit his memorials. Thank you.

Family Members


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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bettye Manon Vernon Cruse (20 Oct 1935–8 Feb 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 87698117, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Maggieღ (contributor 47733183) .