LAKE CITY -- Betty Spafford, 79, died Wednesday, July 15, 2009. at Shady Oaks Care Center in Lake City.
Betty Lou Green was born Dec.20, 1929, at Lake City, the daughter of Loyd and Ruth (Eveleth) Green. She graduated from Lake City High School, and in 1959 she was married to Daniel Spafford.
Betty worked as a cook at Stewart Memorial Hospital in Lake City She also worked at Globe Union in Fort Dodge, drove a school bus for the Lake City Schools and upholstered furniture at her home.
Betty is survived by her daughters, Cindy (Tim) Richardson of Yetter, Sally (Mike) Waack of Le Mars, and Annette (Rod) Johnson of Jolley; son, Daniel (Wendy) Spafford of Owasso, Okla.; 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; and sisters, Marge Hargis of Lamar, Mo., and Mickey Goins of Lake City.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Gary Don Christianson; daughter, Susan Christianson; grandson, Jamie VanMeter; brothers, Bob Green, Don Green, Jack Green and Boyd Green; and sister, Virginia Probert.
Memorial service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City with visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the Lake City Cemetery.