Betty Joyce Hilton

October 12, 1928January 27, 2013
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Betty Joyce Hilton, 84, of Beauxart Gardens, peacefully departed to live with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, January 27, 2013. Born October 12, 1928 in Port Arthur, Texas to Whitney and Laura Herbert, Betty grew up in Port Arthur and graduated from St. James Catholic High School as valedictorian of her class. After graduation, she attended LSU for 2 years where she made Dean’s list. She returned home and later that year married Ralph Hilton on October 17, 1947. They continued to live in Port Arthur where they raised their family; she also worked at Park Place Hospital for nineteen years. Betty had a lifelong love of music, she enjoyed traveling, site seeing, taking care of others and had a passion for rescuing dogs in need. Betty is preceded in death by her parents and loving husband Ralph J. Hilton. She is survived by her sons, Karl Hilton and wife Kerrie and Danny Hilton; daughter, Pamela Landry and husband Chuck; grandchildren, Lindsay Grande and husband Isaiah, Jordan Landry and wife Kira, Lisa Barina and husband Chris; great-grandchildren, Camden, Logan, Sloane and Marcella.


  • Visitation Tuesday, January 29, 2013
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Betty Joyce Hilton

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dorothy scott

March 1, 2013

my deepest sympathy to ms. betty' family i will always remember her she was a very nice lady that i will truly miss, my prayers are with the family may god bless

February 1, 2013

Dear Hilton family,

Please allow me to again express my sincerest condolences for your loss. We at Greenlawn Memorial Park and Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home are here your family at this difficult time and are in our thoughts and prayers.

Kathy Huynh
Family Service Counselor

ellen hebert

January 31, 2013

i worked with Betty at Park Place Hospital. She was so sweet and very kind to me. May God be with all of you and may he give you comfort and strength.

Gary Quebedeaux

January 30, 2013

So sorry to have just read about Betty Joyce this afternoon. My mother Helen Hebert Quebedeaux and Betty Joyce were first cousins. Our prayers are with all the family. From our family Denise & Gary Quebedeaux and Malyn & Gregg Quebedeaux. 1/30/2013.

Diane Bowen

January 30, 2013

To Betty's Family,

I worked with Betty @ Park Place Hospital for 6 years. She was one of the sweetest & kindest people you would ever want to meet and she always had a smile on her face!! I also attended the same mass @ St Charles. I pray that God will keep all of you in his loving embrace and give you tons of happy memories to help you durning this most difficult time.

With My Most Heartfelt Sympathy,
Diane Bowen

Jan Leonard

January 29, 2013

My prayers are with all of you. Your Mom will always be remembered by me and my children with much love.
Jan,Chris,and MeMe

Joyce Stahl

January 29, 2013

May God bring you home to be with him for all eternity. May the Holy Spirit be with the family and bring all of you his consolation and peace.