DUBLIN—Services for Betty Vanderpool, 72, of Stephenville, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, at Cottonwood Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Dublin Liveoak Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at Harrell Funeral Home.

Betty was born in Dallas to her parents, Balvin and Daisy F. (Wallace) Elliott. She was united in marriage to Bennie Vanderpool on Oct. 12, 1963.  

She received her nursing degree and worked at the Stephenville Hospital, the Dublin Hospital and Stephens Home Health. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bennie Vanderpool on Aug. 31, 2004; her brother, David Elliott; and her parents. 

She is survived by her children, Bennie and Sharla Vanderpool of Dublin, Jeannie and Barry Simpson of Glen Rose and Sheri Vanderpool of Dublin; her sisters and brother, Debby Simmons of Azle, Linda Peterman of Kennedale, Peggy Coston of Kilgore, Betty Cooper of Hamilton and Billy Elliott of Brownwood; her grandchildren, Stephanie Simpson, Kennedy Hansen, Shelby Simpson, William Vanderpool, Zachary Simpson, Michael Vanderpool and Ryan Hansen. Many nieces, nephews and other relatives. 

Memorials can be made to the Stephenville American Legion.