The Woodward News

January 2, 2013

Betty J. Haynes

Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — Betty J. Haynes, 87 year old Woodward resident, died Friday, December 28, 2012 at her home in Woodward.  Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at the Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church, Lincoln Campus.  Burial will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Billings Funeral Home.


Betty June (Hinkle) Haynes was born on June 9, 1925 in Anadarko, Oklahoma to William Bascom and Clara (Freed) Hinkle.  She was reared in the Verden and Cement area and attended school there.  Betty was united in marriage to Clinton Forest Haynes on December 3, 1941 in Chickasha, Oklahoma.  They made their first home in Anadarko.  Betty was a military wife and lived in Hawaii, Japan and Lawton before moving to Woodward.


Betty was a member of the Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church and she loved her church dearly.  She loved being with her family and was glad she was able to watch her grandchildren grow up.  Betty always enjoyed going to garage sales.  She worked with the Girl Scouts and Brownies and was active in PTA while her girls were in school in Lawton.


She is survived by her husband Clinton Haynes of Woodward; three daughters, Wanda Lynch of Burleson, Texas,  Waunita Joyce Cianciolo of San Angelo, Texas, Linda “Lynn” Tucker and husband Donnie of Woodward; six grandchildren, Joylyn Marie Mills and husband David, Shannon J. Johnson and husband Rodd, Michelle LaJuana Wheetley and husband Sean, Kevin Forest Tucker and wife Teri, David James Cianciolo and wife Ishiko, Margaret June Thompson and husband Randy; eleven great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.


She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, Betty Sue Haynes, son, Jerry Clinton Haynes and son-in-law, Jerry Lynch.


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