Sunny Lane Funeral Home & Cemetery

4000 Se 29th Street, Del City, OK


Betty J Newsome

June 9, 1934May 17, 2019

Born on June 9 to 1934 to Frank and Mertel Bradshaw in Stidham, OK. She went to Stidham Public Schools. Betty worked at the Beach Plant. After completing High School, she met her soon to be husband Richard, who had just gotten out of the Air Force. Richard married Betty in Feb 1955 and they welcomed their daughter Leslie on December 16, 1955. After moving to many different times; Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama. They finally decided to call Oklahoma their home in 1960. In 1963, Richard and Betty had their son, Alan Newsome. Betty loved her husband, daughter, sons and her home very much. She loved to garden. She had a flower garden and a vegetable garden. Betty retired after 26 years from the Mid Del School system. She loved the beach and to fish for cat fish when all of the work had been done. Betty is preceded in death by her mother, father, husband Richard, daughter Leslie, brothers, sisters and their spouses. She leaves behind her son Alan Newsome. Grandchildren; Sean and Stacy. She will be missed by her many other grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.


  • Visitation Tuesday, May 21, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 21, 2019


Betty J Newsome

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dana vandehey

May 20, 2019

I meet Betty at the hospital she was a pt there i enjoyed are chats i got to wheel her out and told her i would see her ,i left working at the hospital started working for westlake hardware Betty and Alan would stop in we would hug

Rebecca Cargill

May 18, 2019

I have been Betty's neighbor since 1991. She has always been the most kind person. So friendly and caring. She always wanted to share her gardens and talk about how she loved my flowers. I will truly miss her smiles and talking about our gardens together.