Mrs. Wilcox was born June 4, 1929 in LaGrange and married Clyde Rodney Wilcox June 18, 1946. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde on September 11, 2006; her son, Clyde Allen Wilcox on August 11, 2002; and her mother, Jewell Petering on June 4, 1997.
Survivors include her children, Janice Cain, Donna Bruce, Linda Parris and Brian Wilcox; ten grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren.
The family requests contributions be made in Bette’s name to the Gideon’s International.
Visitation from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Saturday, October 2, 2010 at Bring’s Broadway Chapel, Tucson, AZ, (520) 296-7193.
Funeral service to follow at 11:30 a.m. with Dr. Wayne North officiating. Interment will follow at South Lawn Cemetery.