Betty Lorene Meeks January 21, 1940 -- August 25, 2012

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Betty Lorene Meeks, age 72, of Bentonville, passed away Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at the Gardens at Osage Terrace in Bentonville. She was born Jan. 21, 1940, in Eureka Springs to the late Earl and Elsie (Amos) Eames.

Betty lived most of her life in Bentonville and loved to talk about her kids and grandchildren to everyone she met.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Wayne Eames.

She is survived by one son, Darrell Meeks and wife Carrie Meeks of Bentonville; three daughters, Pam McCarley of Bentonville, Mona Dunn and Twila Mitchell and husband Bob Mitchell of Bentonville; and two sisters, Joann Ball of Berryville and Julia Benson of Eureka Springs.

Funeral services were Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Radiant Life Church in Bentonville. The burial followed at Union Chapel Cemetery, Garfield. Her visitation was Tuesday from 6:30-8 p.m. in Rollins Funeral Home Chapel.