Billie Francis Stockton-Gasperson, 80, died on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012 at Pratt Regional Medical Center in Pratt, Kan. She was born on Nov. 16, 1931 at Monett, Mo., the daughter of General "G.B." and Tracy (Crossland) Stockton.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend to all and was a homemaker and caregiver by trade. She was a member of the Pratt Friends Church.
On Dec. 8, 1950 she married Willis Lee Gasperson at Eureka Springs, Ark. He died on July 19, 2011.
She is survived by two daughters, Terri McNellis and her fiancÚ, Mark Breford, Holyrood, Kan. and Cheryl Kuhn and her husband, Mike, McDonough, Ga.; eight grandchildren, Jeremy, Jesse, Shana, Tiffany, Matthew, Justin, Jason, & Kenny, and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Willis Gasperson, parents, a daughter, Janet Lose, and three brothers, Owen, Norman and Gale Stockton.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Rd., Pratt, KS 67124.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Oct. 26, 2012 at the mortuary with Pastor Mike Neifert presiding. Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Pratt, Kan..
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society in care of the mortuary.
Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com.