Betty Schofield, age 75, of Lees Summit, Missouri, passed away Monday, October 14, 2013, in her home.
She was born February 24, 1938, the daughter of H. C. “Jerry” and Ruby (Cook) Jerome. She was united in marriage to William Gatley and to this union three sons were born. On November 8, 2001, she married Robert J. Schofield, who survives. Also surviving are her three sons, William Stuart Gatley and his wife, Debbie of Cassville, Missouri, Greg Gatley and his wife, Marla of Wichita, Kansas and Chris Gatley of Springfield, Missouri; one sister, Janet Wixon of Signal Mountain, Tennessee; four grandchildren, Brittney Gatley and Logan, Tyler and Dylan Gatley.
Betty grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she graduated from high school. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Oklahoma State University. For the last several years she had resided in Lees Summit.
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