Betty Jean Maudlin, 96, of Savannah passed away Wednesday, September 14th, 2022. She was born on December 2, 1925 in Worth County, Missouri to Loring and Lorene Horn.
Betty married James Willard Maudlin on October 30, 1943. They only got to share 27 years of marriage before his death. Also proceeded her in death are daughter and son-in-law, Shirley (Larry) Proctor, daughter-in-law Pat Maudlin, brother, Bill Horn and aunt, Louella Becker.
She is survived by sons, David Maudlin and companion Karen Baker and Doug Maudlin and wife Nancy. Grandchildren are Shelly Baker and husband Terry, Veronica Vendelboe and husband Jeff, Chris Proctor and wife Lori, Annie Dowell and fiancé Lee Moran, Paul Maudlin and Bobby Maudlin and wife Amanda. Betty has 19 great grandchildren, 6 great-great grandchildren with another on the way. Brothers Bobby and Gary Horn and many other family and friends.
Betty would be the first to tell you she worked hard all her life. This showed in her gardening and her love of flowers, hummingbirds, and butterflies. She enjoyed sewing, especially quilts. She liked collecting things such as chickens and tea pots.
Memorials may be directed to the Grant City Cemetery.