Betty Jo Coble

Betty Jo Coble, 91, of Walnut Grove, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018.

Coble was born on June 5, 1927, to Ather and Myrtle (Harrison) Presley, in Brighton. On May 22, 1948, Betty Jo and Rubert Coble were united in marriage; together they shared over 69 years, before Rubert’s passing in May 2018.

Coble grew up in the Brighton area and graduated from Marion C. Early in 1947. She was a longtime resident of the Ash Grove and Walnut Grove communities. After raising her children, Coble began cleaning houses and did that for more than 30 years before retiring. She loved going to yard sales, flowers, and collecting trinket and knick-knacks. Above all, Betty Jo loved spending time with her family.       
Coble is survived by her two sons, Dennis Coble, Joe Coble both of Billings; daughter, Kay Geren and husband Fred of Ash Grove; grandson, Adam Coble and wife Mandy of Clever; two great-grandchildren, other family and many friends. 

Coble was preceded in death by her husband; parents; grandson Jared Coble; and a host of brothers and sisters.

Visitation was Monday, Nov. 5, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to service time at Wilson-Griffin Funeral Home, Walnut Grove. Funeral services began at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial following in Greene Lawn Cemetery, Walnut Grove.    


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