Betty Jane Stuart

November 14, 1929 - March 20, 2020

Betty Jane Stuart

Betty Jane Stuart, 90, of Nederland, died Friday, March 20, 2020, at Harbor Hospice of Beaumont. She was born November 14, 1929, in Hamshire, to Elizabeth Wisegerber and Tye DeYoung.

Betty was the youngest of five children. She was an active member of First Baptist Church, Nederland, and loved her Ruth Sunday School Class and members. In 1984, she retired as a receptionist for Dr. Howard Mallett after twenty-five years of service. The joys of her life were her grandchildren and great grandchildren, who fondly called her Mimi, and were always generous with hugs and kisses when they visited. Betty was an avid reader and frequented the library often.

Survivors include her daughters, Lisa Smith and husband, Randy, and Sheila Bass and husband, Jim, all of Nederland; sister, Grace Humbarger, of Houston; grandchildren, Justin Owens, Sarah Stratton, Hunter Bass, Evan Foxworth, Kathryn White, and William Stuart; and seven great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband of sixty years, Willie Clyde Stuart; son, David Stuart; sister, Marguerite Pfleider; and brothers, Earl DeYoung and John DeYoung.

A private burial committal for Mrs. Stuart will be held at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 4955 Pine Street, Beaumont, under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. A memorial service will follow at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 1911 Nederland Avenue, Nederland, Texas 77627; or to Harbor Hospice, 2450 North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas 77713.

Forest Lawn Memorial Park
4955 Pine St Beaumont, TX 77703

Comments (8)

  • Jeff Metreyeon

    26 March 2020 at 19:11 | #

    I have known Mrs. Stuart approximately 55 years and she was a very sweet Christian woman. Our prayers go out to the Stuart family.I Pray God gives all peace & comfort.


  • Shandrea"cookie" smith

    25 March 2020 at 01:34 | #

    I truly enjoy and was bless to have the opportunity of taking care of Mrs. Betty and being their for her awesome family.. God bless you and you all will be in my prayers ❤


  • Doneane Frazier

    24 March 2020 at 04:19 | #

    So very sorry. Lisa. My prayers are with you.


  • Allisen Roberts

    23 March 2020 at 20:10 | #

    Praise God that you have the assurance that you will be reunited one day in Heaven. Well done, good and faithful servant, Betty.


  • Carrie Martin

    23 March 2020 at 18:20 | #

    I remember Mrs. Stuart as a sweet down the street and around the corner neighbor. She was always kind to me. I am sorry for your loss, but I know she had a great life, and is enjoying God's promised afterlife.


  • Kathy McBride

    23 March 2020 at 17:18 | #

    So sorry Lisa ❤️


  • Tina Maurich

    23 March 2020 at 15:23 | #

    Lisa, Olin and I are sadden to hear of the loss of your mother. Please let us know if we can do anything.


  • Denise McGowin

    23 March 2020 at 14:36 | #

    So sorry for your loss. It is so hard to lose our mother but just knowing that she is in His presence and is completely healed will give you some peace. Love to all of you at this time.


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