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In Memory of

Betty Joan Maynes

October 8, 1935 - November 24, 2016

Obituary


Betty passed away on November 24th. She was 81. She was born to Hugh and Helen Benson of Olathe, CO. and later moved to Grand Junction, CO. where Betty grew up and graduated from Grand Junction High School. In 1955 she married Sammie Maynes, and had a son, Steven. A year later they moved to Ventura Ca. where son Wesley was born.
She moved back to Grand Junction, divorced Sam, and started working for Mountain Bell as a telephone operator. In 1981 she transferred to Tempe, AZ. working there until she retired and moved back...

Betty passed away on November 24th. She was 81. She was born to Hugh and Helen Benson of Olathe, CO. and later moved to Grand Junction, CO. where Betty grew up and graduated from Grand Junction High School. In 1955 she married Sammie Maynes, and had a son, Steven. A year later they moved to Ventura Ca. where son Wesley was born.
She moved back to Grand Junction, divorced Sam, and started working for Mountain Bell as a telephone operator. In 1981 she transferred to Tempe, AZ. working there until she retired and moved back to Grand Junction to be with family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her beloved father Hugh, mother Helen, brother Johnnie Benson, sister Marjorie Moore, son Wesley Maynes and nephew Larry Moore.
She is survived by her son Steve & his wife Sherry Maynes, daughter-in-law Carolyn Maynes, her grandchildren, Justin & Nick Maynes, Aaron Mullins, Beth Mather, & Kim Roberts, 10 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, cousins, nieces & nephews all whom she loved very much.
Special thanks to the staff of Eagle Ridge Care Center.
Services will be held at Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Saturday December 3rd at 1:00. Grand Jct., CO.
Arrangements under the direction of Martin Mortuary, Grand Junction, CO.