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Betty Lou Shebester of Wynnewood, Oklahoma was born to George W. and Ada (Wilson) Turnbow on July 18, 1930 in Bennington, Oklahoma and passed from this life on September 25, 2017 at her home at the age of 87 years.
Betty grew up and attended school in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma where she also attended Draughn's Business College. Betty farmed, ranched and had a successful quarter horse business.
In her spare time she enjoyed gardening. She and her family always enjoyed time spent at their annual Easter hunt and cow patty throwing contest.
Betty was a member of Eastern Gate Baptist Church in Wynnewood, Oklahoma and the Oklahoma Quarter Horse Racing Association.
Ms. Shebester is survived by her son, Lyndell Shebester and wife Donna of Maysville, Oklahoma; 2 brothers-in-law: Eddie Garcia of East Liverpool, Ohio, and Tom Beck of Eureka Springs, Arkansas; 3 grandchildren: Travis Shebester and Tiffani of Lindsay, Oklahoma, Kevin Shebester and Crystie of Alex, Oklahoma, and Sage TeBeest and Matthew of Wamego, Kansas; 7 great-grandchildren: Ryan, Shy Anne, Cooper, Ashton, Josiah, Konner and Xander; and cousin, Anita Penn.
Ms. Shebester was preceded in death by her parents, George and Ada Turnbow; daughter, Monna Harrel; 2 grandchildren, Te Harrel and Cree Harrel; and sisters Toka Garcia and Nadine Beck.
Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Eastern Gate Baptist Church in Wynnewood, Oklahoma with Rev. William Fuentes officiating.
Services are under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home. You may send a condolence to the family at www.woosterfuneralhomes.com.
Published on September 26, 2017
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