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Betty Jo McCaskill

Betty Jo McCaskill, 88 of Dumas, passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 o' clock in the afternoon on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Morrison Memorial Chapel with Rev. Martin Holland of Maranatha Baptist Church, Killeen, TX, officiating. He will be assisted by Rev. Johnny Widener, of Bible Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Dumas Cemetery. Family visitation is scheduled for 6 to 8 o'clock in the evening on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at the funeral home. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors of Dumas. Betty was born July 20, 1928 in St. Louis, OK, to Ted and Eula (Baice) Foster. She married Elmer Hammer in 1944; he preceded her in death in 1960. In May 1973, she married Horace McCaskill in Sunray, TX; he preceded her in death in 2001. Betty enjoyed being a homemaker and collecting bear figurines. She loved listening to old Christian hymns and relished any chance to tell people about Jesus. Betty was a member of Bible Baptist Church in Dumas; she enjoyed working for her church. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her. In addition to her husbands, she is also preceded in death by her parents, and a son; Timothy Lynn Hammer. Betty is survived by her son: Ronnie Hammer and wife Brenda of Dumas; step-daughters: Linda Baxter and husband Jim of Guthrie, OK., Fonda Icke and husband Charles of Enid, OK, and Sandra Cannon and husband Laverne of Neodesia, KS.; step-sons: Clyde McCaskill and wife Laurie of Schaghticoke, NY; and Danny McCaskill and wife Jackie of Scotland; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. The family suggests with gratitude memorials be made to Memorial Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 302 E 2nd St, Dumas, TX 79029.

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Beeson - Morrison Funeral Directors May 18 2021 12:00 AM

Ronnie and family. We are so sorry for the loss of your Mom. She was a very sweet lady. May God bless and keep all of you.

John and Dee Ann Brice Feb 22 2017 12:00 AM

Ronnie, Jack and I are so sorry that we will not make it to your mother's Funeral. You and Brenda are so truly special to us. We are so sorry for your loss, but we know that your mother is in the arms of Jesus right now. We love you, Jack, Tammie, Meredith, Adam, Judy, Wilma and Glen

Tammie Jackson Feb 21 2017 12:00 AM

Prayers for you and your family.

Bruce and Larae Scott Feb 20 2017 12:00 AM

Thinking of you during this time for the loss of your mother, Ronnie. Love you and Brenda so very much.

Angela Clark Feb 20 2017 12:00 AM

One of the most Christian women I ever knew. Prayers for all the family.

Marlon Scroggins Feb 20 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for the loss of your Mother, Ronnie. So many wonderful memories of her when we were growing up. Prayers of peace and comfort for the family. Love Donna

Donna Manning Goldsmith Feb 20 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss, Ronnie. She was a very wonderful lady and I know you and Brenda will miss her.

Sherry Huff Holbrook Feb 20 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Pastor Clyde and Laurie be safe. We love you.

Robert and Kathryn lee Feb 19 2017 12:00 AM