Betty Jo Peterson
January 3, 1933 - June 22, 2018
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Betty Jo Peterson, 85 of Lubbock passed away Friday, June 22, 2018. She was born January 3, 1933 to Ernest and Clara (Jeffery) Wooley in Mt. Olive, AK. Betty graduated from Pampa High School in 1951. She worked for the Federal Aviation Administration in the tower until retirement. She received her pilots license in 1965. Betty enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, and loved cooking and gardening. She loved the holidays and dressed up every year for Halloween. She especially loved traveling with her sister. Betty was an avid Dallas Cowboys Fan.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Keri and husband Ronnie Roach of Lubbock; son, Robert Michael and wife Ruth Peterson of Lubbock; brother, James and wife Flora Wooley of San Antonio; four grandchildren, Jarod, Matt and Haley Roach all of Lubbock, Shanna Davis of Austin; and one great granddaughter, McKenzey Roach of Lubbock.

She is preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Mary Katherine Willson; and one brother, Don Wooley.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at Combest Family Memorial Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, please donate in honor of Betty to the Alzheimer's Foundation.


Betty Jo Peterson
Service Schedule
Memorial Service
Combest Family Memorial Chapel
2210 Broadway
Lubbock, TX  79401
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
1:00 p.m.
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Memorial Contributions
Alzheimer's Foundation of America
322 Eighth Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001




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