Betty “Beth” Haynes, age 67 of Ozark, Missouri passed away Friday, March 1, 2019 at Hopedale Cottages in Ozark, Missouri. On May 27, 1983 she was united in marriage to Howard Haynes and they shared thirty-five years of marriage together. She was born June 20, 1951 in Wichita, Kansas the daughter of Ralph and Rosalie Carr.
Beth graduated from Parkview High School, received her Bachelor’s Degree in Education from College of the Ozarks and her Master’s Degree in Literacy from Missouri State University. She was employed with Missouri Division of Youth Services and worked as the Educational Supervisor for Southwest Missouri. Beth enjoyed participating in and watching tennis, playing the piano, loved gardening and had a passion for quilting and sewing. Beth will be remembered for her love of travel, her industriousness and her infectious personality. She approached life with enthusiasm and determination and always focused on her integrity and personal principles. Beth is survived by a loving and supportive husband Howard Haynes; daughter Lori and husband Chris Snyder of Ozark, Missouri; son Greg Stewart and wife Lynn of Elk City, Kansas. She was adored by her grandchildren Lane Stewart, Brentney and wife Kristine George, Nicholas Plyter, Katelynn Plyter, Wyatt Snyder, Ella Stewart, Levi Stewart and Cord Stewart. She is also survived by her brother Jim Carr and wife Diane of Texas. She was preceded in death by her parents Ralph and Rosalie Carr.
Memorial funeral services for Beth will be 7:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 6, 2019 in Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark with Chaplain Dennis Franck officiating. Visitation will be 6:00 P.M. until service time. Online condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com.