Betty Joycelynn White

September 30, 1934May 8, 2019

Betty J. White, of Bedford, TX, passed away on Wednesday, 08 May 2019 in Bedford, TX. She will always be remembered as a loving mother, and friend, to all that knew and loved her. She was born on 30 September 1934 in New Orleans, LA to James and Olivia Fayard.

Betty was a very loving Mother, artist, and author. She had a couple of children’s short stories published, and won awards for Ceramics, paintings and Dolls she made.

Betty is survived by 3 sons, Terry, Ricky, and Wesley White, all within the DFW metroplex area. A Grandson Jeffrey White, and 2 Granddaughters, Debbie, and Barbara White of Tennessee, and a Great Grandson James A. White II of Lancaster, TX. Other Surviving family members are a Niece Diane Hastings of Slidell, LA, and 3 Nephews David, Timmy, and Craig Vinet all of New Orleans LA. She has a surviving daughter-in-law Sharon Shiflet-White, wife of Rick; and 2 step Grandchildren, Renae Clemens (husband Clint), and Jefferey Shiflet (wife Renee), as well as 4 step great Grandchildren, Haley and Hayden Clemens, and Madison, and Samantha Shiflet; all in the DFW area.

She was preceded in death by Husband James A White; 3 Sisters, Dianna, Maybell, and Sylvia, and 2 Brothers Milton and Jonny, all of New Orleans LA. Also preceding her were her Brother-in-law Harry Vinet of New Orleans, and Daughters in Law Barbara Sue White and Gwen Self both of the DFW area; and Great Grandson Vladimir White who died at birth.

The visitation will be held from 6 to 8 o’clock p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2019 at the funeral home. The Funeral Service will be held at 1 o’clock on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park in the Mausoleum. Interment will follow in Bluebonnet Hills Mausoleum with a reception to follow Rick and Sharon’s Home in Hurst TX, 8340 Riversprings Dr.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. If you wish to send floral condolences in honor of Betty J White, you may call Dr. Delphinium Designs and Events, 214-525-1284.


  • Wesley White
  • Terry White
  • Ricky White
  • Jeffery White


  • Visitation Monday, May 13, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 14, 2019


Betty Joycelynn White

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