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Obituary for Bettylou Elaine Miller (Batzel)

Bettylou E. (Batzel) Miller, 91 of Van Buren passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2024 in a local hospital. She worked as a payroll clerk for the Fort Smith Public Schools. She was member of Living Word Church in Van Buren where she taught Sunday School and was active in Child’s Evangelism, She was preceded in death by her husband Jack Lee Miller; both parents Ralph and Pauline (Bensz) Batzel; one brother Donald Batzel.

Memorial service will be at 10 AM Friday, May 10, 2024 at The U.S. National Cemetery Pavilion in Fort Smith under the cremation of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

She is survived by two daughters Valerie Crawford of Van Buren, Kathy Wiley and husband Rodney of Van Buren; one son Brian Miller and wife Lynne of Van Buren; one sister Gloria Ervin of Shepherd, Montana; one niece Tracy Ervin and one nephew Chris Ervin; six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.