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Betty Cornett

Betty Cornett

Monday, May 9th, 1927 Monday, March 4th, 2019

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Obituary for Betty Cornett

Betty Mae Cornett, 91, retired Safeway floral manager, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019 at home. Betty was born on May 9, 1927 in Eldon, Missouri to Dessie and James Pruitt. She married Jacob Harvey Cornett on November 28, 1946. Betty was the most amazing and nurturing mom and grandma anyone could ever have. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey; son, Steve; and daughter, Wanda. She is survived by her son, Robert Cornett (Stephanie); daughter-in-law, Carol Williamson (Jerry); grandchildren, Christy Diffenbaugh (Travis), June Saxton, Regina Turner (Josh), Tasha Newingham (Frank), Tiffany Cornett, and Brandon Shellenberger; great-grandchildren, Cheyenne, Mikaela, Ellie, Travis, Taylor, Taneal, Ian, Isaiah, Isaac, Ashlyn, Josiah, Nickole, Hazel, Everly; and great- great granddaughters, Bailey and Kairi. Visitation 5-7 pm, Thursday, March 7. Funeral: 6 pm, Friday, March 8; both will be held at Smith Family Mortuary - Derby. Memorial contributions may be made to Sharing & Caring Homeless Ministry, c/o Park Place Ministry Center, P.O. Box 75035, Wichita, KS 67275.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Smith Family Mortuary
    1415 North Rock Road
    Derby, Kansas
    Thursday, March 7th, 2019
    5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, March 8th, 2019 | 6:00pm
    Smith Family Mortuary Chapel
    1415 N. Rock Rd.
    Derby, Kansas
    Friday, March 8th, 2019
    Pastor Darin Mabe
    Pastor Kendall Sheats
  • Interment

    Saturday, March 9th, 2019 |
    Resthaven Cemetery
    11800 West Highway 54
    Saturday, March 9th, 2019

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Barbara Mesnier

Thinking of you, and just know she is in a good place now. My sincere sympathy.
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