1940 - 2010
Mary “Bette” Howard of Payson was born June 10, 1940 in Rock Springs, Wyo. to Alfred Garetto and Jeffie King and died Nov. 1, 2010 in Mesa.
She worked as a Realtor with Prudential Arizona Properties.
Her parents and husband, Robert Howard, preceded her in death.
Mrs. Howard is survived by her daughters, Jeffie Myers, Bobbie Howard and Shirley Westra; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and her brother, Robert Dixon.
A memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 15 at Heritage Free Will Baptist Church, 919 E. Guadalupe Rd. in Gilbert.