Betty Jo Davenport

March 29, 1926

June 10, 2012

Betty Jo Davenport, 86, of Garfield, Ark., formerly of Waxahachie, passed away June 10, 2012, in Bentonville, Ark. She was born to the late J.W. and Jennie A. Gray Middleton on March 29, 1926, in Waxahachie. She was a longtime member of the Ferris Heights Methodist Church in Waxahachie.  She will be dearly missed by her family and everyone who knew her and loved her.

She is survived by her son: Robert Davenport of Garfield, Ark.; three grandchildren: Damon Davenport, Debra Morales and Randall Davenport; and seven great-grandchildren: Maeghan, Demi, Ethan, Dane, Madison, Madilyn and Jennie.  

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Rolan Davenport; and daughter-in-law, Sylvia Davenport.

Services to celebrate her life are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, June 17, 2012, at the Shiloh Cemetery in Ovilla, Texas with the Rev. Jan Baldwin officiating.

Visitation with the family will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2012, at Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie.