Bettye  Minnett
Bettye Jean Wehrum Minnett, of Chickasha, OK, died on September 16, 2019 in Ardmore Oklahoma. Services will be held at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in Chickasha 2:00 p.m. on Friday September 20, 2019. A rosary will be held at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, September 19, 2019, at the Sevier Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Holy Name Section of Rose Hill Cemetery under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home.
Bettye Jean Minnett was born in Memphis, TN on November 19, 1930, to Fanny (Allen) & Herman Wehrum. She was married to Dr. John B. Minnett on September 16, 1950 in Memphis Tennessee and moved to Chickasha. She was an active member of Holy Name Catholic Church. A homemaker her entire life, Bettye was a strong supporter of activities at St. Joseph Academy. She served as a Brownie leader and was a Cub Scout Den Mother. She was an active member of the Chickasha community, enjoyed bridge and was active in several bridge groups. She was a long-time member of PEO.
She is survived by son, Bill Minnett and wife Karna, of Parker, Colorado; daughter, Mita Bates and husband Bob, of Ardmore; a son-in-law, Randal Polk, of Oklahoma City; and a sister, Trudy Johnston, of Columbus, MS. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Minnett, a daughter, Jeanne Polk; as well as her sister, Carol Garbuzinski and brother Bill Wehrum. Bettye had ten grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild as well as numerous nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Chickasha Mobile Meals or The Lions Club of Chickasha.
Published on September 18, 2019


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3 posts

Bill Harrell
Sep 19, 2019
May God Bless and be with this family.
Don Pinkston
Sep 18, 2019
Bill, sorry to read about your Mom’s passing. God rest her soul.
Danette Sikes
Sep 18, 2019
So sorry for your loss, Mita.