Betty Jo Hendricks


Mrs. Betty Jo Hendricks, 87, of Cartersville, GA passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Betty Jo was born to the late Mr. Oscar Allen and Mrs. Stella Alexander Allen on March 23, 1932 in White, GA.

Betty Jo grew up in the Dewey Community one of 9 children. She attended Pine Log School. She worked for E-Z Mills before and after marrying her beloved husband, Everett Hendricks. She spent much of her career at Shaw Industries. Betty Jo was a talented seamstress, making beautiful quilts. She enjoyed spending time in her  garden on the farm. She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is preceded in death by her husband, parents, brothers; Wilford and Willie Allen, sisters; Thelma Belcher, LaNelle Kown, Dorothy Chastain, Evelyn McMicken, and Glenese Tatum.

She is survived by her sister, Joyce Ann Garrison. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive to cherish her memory.

A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at one o'clock in the afternoon with the Rev. Kenny Jacobs officiating.

The family will receive friends at Owen Funeral Home Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from five o'clock in the evening until eight.

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Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, GA is honored to serve the family in this difficult time.