Graveside services for Betty Gillis will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at Scott Cemetery in Amsterdam, Missouri with Pastor Ron Dunlap officiating. Visitation will be prior to services from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. Contributions in lieu of flowers to Scott Cemetery.
Betty Lou Gillis, age 86 of Adrian, Missouri died Friday, May 15, 2015 at her home in Adrian. She was born April 23, 1929 to Claude Lester and Annie Mae Moles Hannah in Bates County, Missouri.
Betty is survived by three sons, Loyd Gillis of Rich Hill, Missouri, Lester Gillis and wife Marsha and Dale Gillis, all of Adrian, Missouri; two daughters, Joan Moss and husband Larry of North Kansas City, Missouri and Ruby Harris and husband Wilburn of Drexel, Missouri; one brother, Donald Hannah and wife Betty of Clinton, Missouri; one sister, Helen Earl of Harrisonville, Missouri; 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and 6 great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one brother, Russell Hannah; two sisters, Mary Livingston and Shirley James; and one grandson Harold Pauldean Gillis.