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 condolences:www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com

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.