OBITUARY

Bette Carol Whitehead

March 6, 1933December 23, 2020

Bette Carol Whitehead, age 87, of Keller, Texas passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2020. Bette was born March 6, 1933 in Toledo, Ohio.

A memorial service for Bette will be held Saturday, December 26, 2020 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Keller's Old Town Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 220 Keller Parkway, Keller, TX 76248.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a financial contribution to the Greater Keller Women's Club.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.kellersoldtownfuneralhome.com for the Whitehead family.

Services

  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, December 26, 2020

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Jean Manuszak

January 1, 2021

We will miss this lovely lady.

Lee Harding

December 26, 2020

It was seven years ago when I moved to Texas and was afraid that finding new friends would be difficult. One day I met Bette at the Southlake Senior Center and was swept up into her orbit, Being with her was like being with my best friend my sister. As time passed I realized how fortunate I was to be able to play dominoes, share book club and just do lunch with Bette. Miss you me friend!

Connie Sarros

December 26, 2020

Despite the necessity for social distancing, this funeral service was beautiful. and heart-warming The words from Bette's children described her precisely. My life is fuller for having known her. I will miss you, dear friend.

Stacey Callaway

December 26, 2020

Neighbor Bette. That’s how I knew her and all of my friends and family knew her! I was lucky enough to land next to her in my apartment in Keller. She was wise, funny, loving, and an amazing friend that I didn’t know I needed!! You will always hold a special place in my life and most importantly in my heart! Thank you for being you, Neighbor Bette! I will always love you! ❤️

Katie Hoover

December 26, 2020

When Grandma would come visit us in Chicago, my sister and I used to sit on the bathroom sink and watch Grandma put on her makeup. She always had cinnamon gum in her purse. We would play boardgames and she would always beat us in 1 move. I remember one time she watched us while my parents went away, on the last day she brought us to Toys R Us and said we could get anything we wanted. I talked to Grandma a few weeks ago and we talked about how she needs to meet her Great Grandson Sawyer. I'm so saddened that she never got to meet him. She always asked for pictures of him. I'll miss you so much Grandma, I love you always.

Sheila Whitehead

December 26, 2020

Many years of family memories with our kids growing up in Highland Pk.
Our sympathy to her family

Shelley Brown

December 26, 2020

I met Bette 28 years ago when her daughter, Barbara and I, became the best of friends. Bette was classy, fun and a very intelligent woman. She always made us laugh, she always had a story to tell, and always had good advice to share. Bette lit up the room with her smile and her warm greetings.
I am so blessed to have had her in my life. She will truly be missed by all!
Say hi to Frank and finally eat those pancakes!

Sylvia Benson

December 26, 2020

She was a lovely lady who will be greatly missed.

Tracey Smith

December 25, 2020

I will miss my other mom, driving one of my favorite Daisies, going to lunch and a Sunday afternoon play. But I will fondly remember her humor and quick wit, teasing and bantering with her, how she seemed to know everyone, enjoying cocktails with her and her being a best friend to my mom. I was very blessed to have known and loved Bette.

Ann Courtney

December 25, 2020

I found the perfect quotation that expresses my feelings the best way I know. I shared it with her daughter, Barbara, earlier but wish to also share it with others.
“Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some stay for a while and leave footprints on our hearts. And we are never ever the same.” Anonymous
This says so clearly what Bette meant to me. She is in my heart in a place that is forever hers.

FROM THE FAMILY