Betty Jean Crossland, 75, of Monett, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012 at Lacoba Nursing Center in Monett. She was born on March 13, 1936 in Mammoth Springs, Ark. the daughter of the late Bo and Anis (Swope) Adams. She was united in marriage on June 20, 1954 in Thayer, Mo. to Don Crossland, he survives.
She was the co-owner of Crossland Storage and Motors in Monett. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Monett and loved golfing on nice days.
Betty is survived by her husband, Don Crossland; step-mother: Jo Adams, Cabool, Mo.; one son: Mark Crossland, Monett; one daughter: Cindy Crossland, Monett; and one grandson: Spencer Crossland, Monett.
She was preceded in death by both her parents, Bo and Anis, and one sister: Bo Ann Gleghorn.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. at Bennett-Wormington Funeral Chapel in Monett with Dr. Bill Cox officiating. Burial will follow services at Monett I.O.O.F. Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be made at www.bennettwormington.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett, Mo.