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Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 2:35 pm

Betty Ann Welch Wills, age 76, of Bryan, Texas, formerly of Rockport, Texas, passed from this life on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12, 2013 at St. Joseph Medical Center in Bryan.  She was born Feb. 20, 1937 in Bowling Green, the daughter of the late William Jordan and Velma Sue Simpson Moore, Jr.
Betty Ann was a wonderful mother and grandmother.  She loved to cook, play bingo and online poker with her friends from all over Texas.  Betty Ann’s greatest joys were her three grandchildren; she followed their lives and accomplishments very closely as they grew up.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Glenn Wills.
Betty Ann is survived by her three children, Tim (Arlene) Welch of Arkadelphia, Ark. and Tracy Welch and Stacy Westlake, both of Bryan, Texas, one sister, Shirley (Paul) McClain of Rankin, Texas, three grandchildren, Dusty and Chelsea Welch of Arkadelphia, Ark., and Zach Westlake of Rockport, Texas, and her most trusted companion, her min-pin, Booker.
Memorials may be made to your local humane society.
Services will be private.
Final arrangements are entrusted to The Welch Funeral Home of Arkadelphia.  Visit to sign the online guest book.