of Oxley, AR
May 14, 1934 - April 2, 2021
Betty Jo Lockerby, age 86 of Oxley, Arkansas passed from this life on Friday, April 2nd, 2021 at her home. She was born in Oxley, Arkansas on May 14th, 1934 to Alton "Doc" Passmore and Neva Emma Kuykendall Passmore.Betty was employed at Flintrock Shirt Factory for forty plus years before her retirement to her home in Oxley. She loved to be outdoors, that is where she was content and happy. She raised her three children on her own (with Bart's help). She was her family's hero and the strongest woman alive in their eyes.She is preceded in death by her parents, Doc and Neva Passmore; two brothers, Hendrix Passmore and Larry "Pete" Passmore; and one sister, Barbara "Bart" Passmore.Survivors include her children, Charlotte (Tommy) Jolly of Dennard, Cheryl Gawer of Oxley and Edward Lockerby of Leslie; four granddaughters, Shawna, Breanna, Amber and Katherine; one grandson, John Paul; two great-granddaughters, Scarlett and Abby; three great-grandsons, Dalton, Hayden and Riley; one great-great grandson, Karter; two sisters, Bernell (James) Adams of Oxley and Emma (Ronald) Morrison of Campbell; two brothers, Daniel Passmore of Leslie and Corbet (Lois) Passmore of Parkin; and numerous (too many to count) nieces and nephews who will miss her presence dearly.Graveside services for Betty will be 3:00 PM Sunday, April 4th, 2021 at Kuykendall Cemetery near Oxley with Bro. Tommy Jolly and Bro. Gary Ragland officiating. Bearers will be John Paul, Hayden, Riley, Dalton, Dustin, Daniel and Johnny; at Betty's request, her granddaughters will serve as honorary bearers, Shawna, Breanna, Amber and Katherine. In lieu of flowers the family wishes donations be made to the Kuykendall Cemetery Fund at Simmons Bank in Marshall, Arkansas.
May God wrap each of you in His comforting arms as you cherish the blessed memories of ur sweet mom/grandma. Love y’all dearly, Betty & Steve Jones
My thoughts and prayers are with you. May your memories bring you comfort in the days ahead
Our deepest sympathy
Betty was on my mind the other day.I Loved her and Barb so much. We worked together for so many years.They are back together again.What a Blessing their lives were.
I am sorry for your loss. I enjoyed delivering propane to Betty and talking to her. She was a good person.
We are so sorry to hear about Betty. We send you all our deepest sympathy , and prayers. Eddie, and Kathy Morrison
I was sincerely sorrowful at the news of Betty Jo's passing. I only heard of it today and I am so very sorry to have missed her service. My brother Mike and I spent many a fun summer day playing between Big Mama's and Neva's with Charlotte, Cheryl, and Ed. Its very hard to loose your mother and I pray peace and comfort for your entire family.
So sorry to learn of Betty Jo’s passing.Prayers for comfort for all of the family.
Charlotte, Cheryl, Eddie, and family; We are so sorry to hear about your mom. Praying for your family and sending our sympathy to each of you.
So sorry for your loss.
She was my Grandma Betty JO . She will forever be missed. She played good games. Gosh I will miss her. Love you Grandma B.
Betty Jo was a great lady and such a sweetheart! She will be greatly missed but I know she is right at home with Bart in heaven. Prayers to my family and I love you all.
Charlotte and family,I’m so very sorry. You’re in my thoughts and prayers.
Sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort for for the family.
A fine lady, neighbor and Loretta's cousin
I am so sorry for your loss. Betty was a very special lady. I worked with her for years at the shirt factory. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. God Bless each one of you.
I spent many days and nights in this gracious lady’s home and she was always very nice to me. God bless all of her family.
I spent many days and night at this gracious lady’s home. She was always very nice to me and I will never forget her. God bless all of her family.