The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

August 27, 2013

Betty Jean Eads

The Commercial-News

---- — Betty Jean “BJ” Eads, 67, of Danville, passed away Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, at her home.

She was born June 29, 1946, in Williamsport, Ind., to Tom and Edna (Mackey) Spence.

She married John Eads on Oct. 6, 1985.

Betty is survived by one daughter, Tammy (David) Bugle of Covington, Ind.; four stepdaughters, Cindi (Brian) Carnaghi of Tilton and Paula Hillary, Lisa Boen and Tammy Anderson, all of Danville; nine grandchildren and step-grandchildren, Kim, J.P., Josh, Jacob, Natasha, Tabitha, Cassidy, Elyse and Dalton; and five great-grandchildren and step great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John; infant daughter, Patricia Lynn Haxton; and two step grandsons, Joshua Ziegler and Dustin Ziegler.

Betty worked in the office at County Market. She was a loyal NASCAR fan and loved her animals.

A visitation will be 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at Sunset-Urbas Chapel, Westville. A celebration of life service will begin at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at the funeral chapel, with Pastor C.W. Greer officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made in Betty’s name to the Humane Society.

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