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Betty Jo Nemeth

July 7, 1925July 13, 2020

Betty Jo Nemeth, 95, of Schaumburg, formerly of Atlanta, GA was born in Republic, MO to Leroy and Myrtle (McConnell) Wallace and peacefully entered into eternal life on July 13, 2020. She spent most of her early years in Memphis, TN and attended Memphis Business College. Betty Jo held positions with Exxon Oil and Amoco Oil Companies and later worked for Singer Casual Shops retiring in 1987. Betty Jo was a longtime member of the Peachtree Church in Atlanta and was a member of the Peachtree Women’s Group and The Salvation Army Auxiliary. Betty Jo was the beloved wife of Fred and they were married for 74 years; loving mother of Robert (Terri) Nemeth, David (Nanci Done) Nemeth and the late Shirley Chauvin; cherished grandmother of 12; great-grandmother of 13 and also survived by countless other family members and friends. Betty Jo progressed through life with hard work, faith, integrity and a great love for her family and friends. Funeral service and interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions to a charity of your choice in the name of Betty Jo Nemeth.


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Ray Wallace

July 15, 2020

My Aunt Betty Jo brings so many wonderful memories of my favorite Aunts! She was beautiful, gracious, kind and always smiling! Such a loving person and so appreciative of family! I feel so blessed to be one of her nephews! Uncle Fred my heart breaks for your loss of your eternal soul mate, your are so loved by all of your extended family and will always be here for you! I love you Uncle Fred and pray for your continued good health!
Your nephew, Ray

Cyndi Edwards

July 14, 2020

I had the pleasure of being in Betty Jo’s company more than once and I feel so fortunate for that. She lit up the room with her smile. Betty Jo was a beautiful person inside and out. Her spirit will live on.


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