Mrs. Betty Lou Gregory, 75, of Drasco was born Sept. 30, 1934 in Helena. Surrounded by her loving family, she passed into eternal rest following a lengthy illness on Feb. 18, 2010.

 

 Mrs. Betty Lou Gregory, 75, of Drasco was born Sept. 30, 1934 in Helena. Surrounded by her loving family, she passed into eternal rest following a lengthy illness on Feb. 18, 2010.
  She joins her husband, Leonard, mother and father, Mildred and David Abel, brother, Bobby Abel and many dearly loved friends and relatives in the House of the Lord.  Mrs. Gregory was a Christian lady of the Presbyterian faith and an accountant and homemaker.
   Her daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Rick Hartwick of Drasco; a son and daughter-in-law, Leonard, Jr. and Brenda of Heber Springs; and a sister and brother-in-law, Rose and Clay Novotney of Durango, Colo., survive her.  She also is survived by two granddaughters, both of Drasco, Melissa Dill and husband, Jeremy; Brandy Strayer and husband, Steven; a grandson, Gabriel Bruce and wife, Christina of Conway; two great-grandsons: Tristen and Caleb Dill; and two soon-to-be born great-granddaughters, Brailey and Hailie Strayer; nieces, nephews and many friends.
   Her hobbies included gardening, traveling, concerts, playing piano, and yard sales, yard sales and more yard sales.
   Cremation followed her passing under the direction of Roller-Crouch Funeral Home of Batesville.
   In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to The Christian Lighthouse Church, P.O. Box 199, Concord, AR 72523 or Cleburne County Hospice, 600 S. 11th Street, Heber Springs, AR 72543.
   Memorial services are to be held at a later date.
   Godspeed, Betty Lou.   
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