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Betty Sue Rawlings, age 75, of Sweetwater, Texas passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2012, at Nolan Nursing and Rehab.
Her body was cremated. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. James Baker officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Betty was born on Feb. 21, 1937, in Nolan County, Texas to Ernest Leonard and Elois (Allan) Foust. She worked as a sub-contractor for many years before retiring.
She is survived by one son, Ricky Reed and wife Patricia of Sweetwater, Texas; three daughters, Patricia Luevano and husband Daniel; Joanna Stevens and husband Randal; and Lisa Griffith and husband Richard, all of Sweetwater, Texas; three sisters, Louise Rawlings of Sweetwater, Texas, Ruby Fitzpatrick of Roby, Texas and Carol Brewer of Roscoe, Texas; one brother, Ernest Foust of Avinger, Texas; nine grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest Leonard and Elois Foust; husbands, Melvin Edward Reed and Johnny Rawlings; two sisters, Vernell Salyer and Geraldine Harrell and one brother, Bill Foust.