Betty J. Howard was born in Mississippi on May 14, 1932 to Lillie and Ira Walls. She was a seamstress for many years. Betty enjoyed sewing, dancing, traveling, baking, gardening and shopping. She was a member of the Here and Now Social Club and was a Sunday teacher at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church for over twenty five years. Betty was a beloved mother of Renee and Wanda, a dear grandmother of two and great grandmother of five. Her memory will be cherished by all who loved her.