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Betty Jo Presley

October 23, 1928 ~ February 24, 2022 (age 93)


On Thursday, February 24, 2022, Betty Jo Presley peacefully entered into rest in Atascadero, Ca. at the age of 93 with her son by her side.

Betty migrated to California from Oklahoma during the Dust Bowl era. She met and married her first husband Robert Thompson and raised 3 boys in Winton, Ca. After the passing of her first husband, she met and married Bud Presley. They enjoyed many years together building houseboats for the whole family to enjoy, square dancing with friends, and traveling the country in their motorhome. Betty enjoyed ceramics, crocheting, painting, and gardening. She retired from the Davis Canning Company after 32 years. Betty was admired for her hard work and tenacity.

Betty is survived by her youngest son and daughter-in-law, Zonk and Lana Thompson, daughter-in-law Donna Thompson, 10 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren, one great,great grandchild, a large extended family, and many special friends. Preceded in death and welcoming her with open arms are her first husband Robert Thompson, her second husband Bud Presley, her sons Robert and Larry Dean Thompson, and her granddaughter Stacey Thompson.

Betty was a member of the Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints. She will be lovingly remembered for her dedication to her family and friends.

Visitation Monday, March 14th, from 4-8 pm at Ivers and Alcon Funeral Home located at 3050 N. Winton Way in Atwater, CA 95301. Graveside service will be held March 15th, at 1:00 pm, at the Winton Cemetery. A Celebration of Life will be held in Atascadero at a later date.

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March 14, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home
3050 North Winton Way
Atwater, CA 95301

Graveside Service
March 15, 2022

1:00 PM
Winton District Cemetery
7651 W. Almond Ave
Winton, CA 95388

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