Betty Spurlock
Betty Spurlock
  • July 31, 1927 - December 13, 2017
  • Wichita, Kansas

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Spurlock, Betty J., 90, of Wichita, KS passed away peacefully on Wed. Dec. 13, 2017 in Wichita. Betty was born the daughter of Clester and Eva (Cantrell) Newby on July 13, 1927 in Greensburg, KS. Betty and Bill Spurlock were united in marriage on Oct. 19, 1947 in Wichita. Together they celebrated 54 years of marriage before his passing in 2001. Betty was involved in her family and children’s lives, volunteering in scouting and PTA. She was an avid bowler and enjoyed water aerobics. Survivors include her loving children; Michael (Denie) Spurlock of Wichita, Connie (Randy) Atkisson of St. Louis, MO, Cherie Wakefield of Rose Hill, KS, 7 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and son-in-law; Mike Wakefield. Visitation will be from 1 to 2pm on Mon. Dec. 18, 2017 with funeral services at 2pm both at Lakeview Funeral Home, 12100 E. 13th St., Wichita. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery, Wichita. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 1820 E. Douglas Ave., Wichita.