Betty Anne (Lindley) Dockery, 80, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at her home in Sugar Land, Texas. Betty Anne was born on February 20, 1939 in Sheldon, MO to Warren and Hazle (Devenny) Lindley. She married Calvin Dean Dockery in 1959, and together they celebrated 60 years together.
Betty Anne was raised in Sheldon and graduated from Sheldon High as Valedictorian for the Class of 1957. Later in life she lived in many exotic places such as England, Singapore, Korea, and China. She and Dean retired in the Houston area in 1999. Betty Anne loved art, travel, and the Houston Rockets basketball team.
She is survived by her husband Dean, of the home; three children, Ladeana Anne (DeAnne) Dockery of Wichita, KS, Susan Norris and her husband Peter of Houston, TX, and Stephen Dockery and his wife Melissa of Wichita, KS; three grandchildren, Amy Norris and husband Josh Lichtenstein, Samantha Dockery, and Joshua Soutiere. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers (Howard, Clinton, and Bob Lindley), and two sisters (Beth Lamphier and Lurline Ford).
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada. Interment will follow in Sheldon Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10-11:00 a.m. just prior to the funeral at Ferry Funeral Home.
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