Betty Faye (Doty) Devore 71 of Beecher City, IL, passed away at 11:53 AM Wednesday Sept. 28, 2011 in St. Anthony Memorial Hospital in Effingham, IL.

A private family graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday Oct. 1, 2011 in Beecher City Cemetery in Beecher City. Pastor Jason Price will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society.Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Beecher City is in charge of arrangements.On line

Betty was born April 27, 1940 in Tamms, IL to Wilson and Faye Doty.

She married Robert Devore on Feb. 16, 1959 in Pensacola, FL.

Betty was a graduate of Beecher City High School in the Class of 1958.She was a proud United States Navy wife and mother.

Surviving are her husband Robert; her mother Faye Doty of Beecher City; three grandchildren: Michelle White of Altamont, IL, Jonathon Devore of Altamont and Megan Devore at home; great grandchildren: Caitlyn White of Altamont, Breanna White of Altamont, Kendal Stoneburner of Effingham, Braydon Stoneburner of Effingham, Jacob Stoneburner of Effingham and Cloe Stoneburner of Effingham; sister Joan Evans of Beecher City.

She was preceded in death by her father Wilson Doty, daughter Cynthia; son Joseph; grandson Josh Stoneburner; brothers: Marion and Bill.