Betty Lareese Gamble Belsom, 79, of Hammond, LA, died July 22, 2013, at North Oaks Medical Center. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at Pine Grove Baptist Church from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. with services immediately following. Burial will be in Pine Ridge Hartfield Cemetery.
Mrs. Belsom was a homemaker and a member of Westgate Baptist Church in Kenner.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John M. and Clide Gamble; a daughter, Judy Geske; and six brothers.
She is survived by three children, Diane (Terry) Perkins of Tickfaw, LA, Michael Hendrix of Hattiesburg and Randy Hendrix of New Orleans; a sister, Joyce Gamble (Jerry) Crowe of Purvis; a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a friend, Eddie Cavin of New Orleans; and a son-in-law, Warren Geske of Denham Springs.