Betty Dowlene Baumgart

A graveside inurnment service for Betty Dowlene Baumgart, 67, Lawrence, will be 10 am Wed. Aug. 27th at Hardy Oak Cemetery in Jefferson County.

Betty passed away August 24, 2014, at Tonganoxie Nursing Center, after a Short Illness.

She was born November 14, 1946, in Altus, Arkansas the daughter of Dow and Mary Ellen Rickard Williams. She Graduated from Lawrence High School. Betty Worked for Krogers, Mercantile Bank and Checkers.

Betty married Max Baumgart. They later divorced. He survives of Oskaloosa.

Other survivors include two grandsons, Raymond Max Baumgart III, Lecompton and Justin Jay Baumgart Wellman, De Soto; brother David William, Altus, AK; sisters Carolyn Casebier, Oskaloosa, Doris Farrier, Altus, AR; and many nephews, nieces, great nephews, and great nieces.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Doyle Williams, and only son Raymond Max Baumgart Jr.

Memorials may be made to the Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Sent in care of Rumsey-Yost funeral home.