James E. Betters
James E. Betters was born in 1948 in Waco, TX; the youngest son of the late R.L. Betters and Abilene Betters-Rankins. In 1971, James married his first love, Sallie of Waco, TX; and of this union are three children: Adrean, Kandie, & Kevin.
James graduated from A. J. Moore High School in Waco, TX. After high school, he was drafted into the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. After returning home from the war, he moved his family to Dallas and began his career at Southwestern Bell Phone Company as a technician; while at the same time obtained his Associate’s Degree from Mountain View Community College. He later transferred his knowledge and began working for the Sprint Corporation; retiring as a Regional Manager overseeing switch operations.
James was called home to the Lord on Monday, January 6, 2020. With our cherished memories to hold on to, he will be missed dearly.
Dallas Ft-Worth National Cemetery
2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy
- A Life Well Celebrated Saturday, January 18, 2020