July 28, 1926 ~ June 19, 2003

Born in: Hugoton, Kansas,
Resided in: Pueblo, CO

Betty Jean Lockett, 76, went to be with the Lord on June 19, 2003. Survived by her husband of 56 years, Oliver 'Red' Lockett, of the family home; children, Dave (Deb) Lockett of Pueblo, Dennis (Julie) Lockett of Pueblo, and Scott Lockett of Westminster, Colo.; brother, Buddy (Shirley) Ham of Pueblo; and grandchildren, Toby (Rhiannon), Cody (Nicole), Brody, Trent, and Amy. Betty was born July 28, 1926, in Hugoton, Kansas. She started her beautician career at the White & Davis Building and later owned and operated Betty's Beauty Bar out of the family home because her family's needs were her first priority. Member of Temple Baptist Church. She will lie in state at the funeral home today from 2 until 6 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2003, at Temple Baptist Church, 3030 Thatcher, with Pastor Waudell Maple officiating. Entombment will follow in Mountain View Cemetery Chapel Mausoleum. Those who desire may make memorials to Temple Baptist Church Youth Program, c/o the funeral home.

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  1. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Betty was always was very nice and friendly to us. We will miss her and thank God for knowing her.

  2. Our deepest condolences and prayers are with you Dave and the Lockett family.

  3. I knew Betty from the YWCA swimming program. I started swimming with her when I was trying to regain my strength and my health. Betty always provided me with support and helped me stay with the program even when the going got hard. I will miss her smile, her encouragement and her earrings!

  4. Dear Scott & Lockett Family:
    I know the Lord is holding each one of you in the palm of His hand during this most difficult time. You are in my heart and my prayers.

  5. Red, Dennis & Julie, Dave & Debbie, Scott…Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. We were so sorry to hear about Betty. What a sweetheart she was! We have so many beautiful memories of our times together while at Park Hill. We love you all dearly!

  6. Our family wants you to know how much your family has meant to us over the years. You have always been such a special part of Jason’s life, as well as ours. Words cannot express how we mourn with you over your loss. Betty was such a wonderful Christian lady and each of us need to emulate what she was and what she did.

  7. Dennis, Julie, Trent & Amy…We were so sorry to read about the loss of your mother/grandmother. We know you will miss her forever. We send you our love along with our thoughts and prayers. God will help you through this difficult time.

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