December 21, 1955–September 17, 2018
Betty Sue Piper passed away on September 17, 2018 at 9:40AM in Joplin, at the age of 62, after a long struggle with illness.
Betty is predeceased by her mother, Susan Marie Ritter; and her father, Chet (Chester) Reavis; and her brothers, Eddie Reavis, Tommy Reavis, Billy Ray Reavis; and sister, Imogene McDunner.
Betty is survived by her loving husband, Jack Piper of 25 years. They were married in Miami, OK on June 3rd, 1993.
Betty is lovingly remembered by her daughters, Kimberly and Kristine Piper; her brothers, Tony Reavis, Jerry Tillman, George Tillman and Kenny Shallenburger; grandchildren, Grace Dickinson, Freddy Tullis, Alexis Tullis, and Lela Tullis; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Betty was born in Galena, KS on December 21, 1955. She graduated from Galena High School in 1973. She went on to earn cosmetology and medical transcription degrees.
Betty enjoyed horses, bowling, car races and spending time with grandchildren, friends and family.
The funeral service will be held Saturday, Sept.22nd, at First Community Church, 2007 E 15th Street, Joplin, at 10:00 AM.
Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory.