Betty Louise Cockerham of Itasca entered into her Heavenly home on February 17, 2013. Service: 2:00 p.m. Wednesday 20, in the Chapel of Clayton Kay-Vaughan Funeral Home in Itasca. Interment: Itasca Cemetery. Visitation: 5-7 Tuesday.
Betty was born on January 30, 1935 in Austin to Roy and Mary Elsie Whitehead McWhorter. She married the love of her life, Paul Cockerham on August 10, 1957 in Waco. They were blessed with with 2 beautiful daughters, Robin and Susan. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Roy Jr., Mark, and Marvin.
Betty was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her memory will live on through her husband of 55 years, Paul; daughters, Robin Plumlee and husband, David of Itasca, Susan Tekell and husband, Tim of Lorena; grandchildren, Jennifer McGill and husband, Derrick, Lorie Donnell and husband, Nathan, Dylan Tekell, Brooke Tekell; great grandchildren, Kaleb, Donavon, and Aliyah McGill; brothers, Gene McWhorter, Bobby McWhorter; sister, Mary Ruth Davis; sisters in law, Maxine Farquhar and Beth Crane.