Betty Louise Edmiston

Betty Louise Edmiston of Fairfield Bay, Arkansas, passed away Monday, June 10, 2019, after a long struggle with cancer. 

Betty was born Nov. 9, 1932, at Winchester, Indiana. 

Betty leaves her loving husband John Edmiston of nearly 68 years and their four children: Jack, Joe, Beth and Bill. Betty also leaves behind 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. 

Betty grew up in Ladoga, where she was the president of the high school liturgy club, a cheerleader and was homecoming queen her senior year. She and John meet at a youth fellowship meeting while in high school and have been together ever since. On Aug. 12,1951, they were married at Crawfordsville, where John grew up.

They moved to Indianapolis to raise their four children. After raising their children in Indiana, they moved to Fairfield Bay in 1985 to begin their retirement years.

Betty was a woman who lived her faith lovingly. She shared her Christian faith and love in many ways. A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at the New Market Christian Church Life Center. A potluck luncheon will immediately follow.