Betty Joyce Perkins, (nee: Laisure) of Wentzville, MO, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at the age of 85. Cherished daughter of the late Gordon Earl and Emma Laisure; devoted mother of Denise (Ben) Stephens, Robert (Darline) Perkins, Rhonda (The late John) Tyler, David (Marsha) Perkins, Janine Chapman and Sharon (Curt) Miramonti; loving grandmother of Megan, Michael, Ryan, Melanie, Krystale, Erin (Micah), Sean, Jennifer (Kenny), Nicole (Pete), Lauren, Ashley, Alysha, Anna, Lexi, Amber (Ben); treasured great-grandmother of thirteen; beloved aunt cousin and friend to many; she is also survived by long time best friend, Barb Stone.
Betty is preceded in death by her parents, her sister, Patricia Brockmann and son in-law, John Tyler.
Betty was a Data Processor at Wetterau Foods for many years. She was a hardworking and resilient woman who loved spending time with her family. In her free time Betty enjoyed gardening and bird watching. She was talented at sewing and crocheting and often did crossword puzzles. Betty was a selfless woman who always put others before herself. She will be remembered for having the biggest heart and being a wonderful mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Betty is dearly loved and will be missed by all who knew her.