Betty Driskel, 88, of Cherryvale passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Coffeyville Regional Medical Center. Cremation has taken place with Potts Chapel of Cherryvale.
A memorial service will be held Friday, December 9, 2016 at the First Assembly of God Church of Cherryvale at 1:00 p.m.
Betty was born July 17, 1928 in Parsons, KS, the daughter of James and Mary (Gamblin) Lyles. She was raised and went to school in Parsons. In 1947, Betty married Ronald Driskel. Together they raised four sons and two daughters. She retired from Tweco in 1987.
Betty enjoyed making crafts, cooking and most of all spending time with her loving family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, son Michael Craig Driskel, daughter Rhonda Austin, brother Harry Lyles, sisters; Mickey Stephen and Janet Lyles.
Loved ones surviving Betty are her sons; Donald L. and wife Sharon Driskel, Larry and wife Jeannie Driskel and Ronnie Driskel, daughter Sharon and husband Jerry Wallace, sisters; Junie Shannon, Shirley Lyles, Joan Marqardt, Susan Smith and Joyce Jones, eleven grandchildren and numerous great and great-great-grandchildren.