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Betty Dunlap

December 22, 1932 — December 2, 2016

Marion-Betty Jean Dunlap, 83, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2016 at Herrin Hospital. Betty was born on December 22, 1932 in Springfield, MO to Louis and Inez Lay.  She married Raymond Allen Dunlap, Sr. Betty was of Christian faith.  She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Survivors include: Son-Wayne Dunlap and Michaella Rich of Marion Grandchildren: Michelle Dunlap of Lake Elsinore, CA Joe Dunlap of Glendale, CA Wayne Dunlap, Jr. of Northern CA Mandi Rich of Desoto Great grandchildren-Brenden Perkins and Logan Dunlap of Northern CA Neice-Cindy Hoef of O’Fallon Twin sister-Bonnie Ruf of Sun City, AZ Special friends-Janet McCoy of Marion and Carmen Bass of CO She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sons, Raymond Allen Dunlap, Jr and Joseph Dunlap; brother, Wayne Lay and sister in law, Bertha Lay. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at Blue Funeral Home in Marion, with Pastors Brandon Houseworth and Mark Dimock officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, at the funeral home. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, December 8, 2016, at Valhalla Gardens of Memory in Belleville. Memorial contributions may be made to Herrin House of Hope and will be accepted at the funeral home.  For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit
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Tuesday, July 12, 2016

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