STEPHENVILLE—Graveside services for Betty Faye Walker Simons, 74, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, at Hico Cemetery in Hico with Harry Brown officiating.

Betty Faye was born in Stephenville to the late Charles ‘Sleepy’ and Vieta Cox Walker.  She graduated from Stephenville High School in 1961 and attended business school.  

Betty Faye married Darrel Wayne Simons on Feb. 22, 1963 in Stephenville.  He preceded her in death May 26, 2000.  Betty Faye was a member of the Johnsville Church of Christ, a Home Health aide and care giver, and lived most of her life in the Stephenville Hico area.  

Survivors include her son, Charles and wife Erin Simons of Burleson; grandchild, Ava O’Banion; sister, Charlene Thurman of Stephenville; Uncle and Aunt, Wiley and Sandra Cox of Stephenville; and several nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Besides her parents, and husband, Betty Faye was also preceded in death by a daughter Darla Gayle Simons; and her mother-in-law, Faye Simons.

The Simon family wishes expression of sympathy be made in the form of donations to Foster’s Home for Children, P. O. Box 978, Stephenville, Texas  76401

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