BETTY JO HORN FOSTER, 93, of Elk, TX passed away
on May 1, 2021 in Waco, TX, with burial in Gerald
Cemetery near Leroy.
Betty was born Feb. 7, 1928 in Ranger, TX, the
daughter of Harmon & Sarah Casey Horn. She
attended schools in Ranger but graduated from
Axtell High School. In Aug. of 1946, she was
united in marriage to Eldon Foster in Axtell.
Eldon preceded her in death in 1991. Betty was
a very accomplished artist. She was a member
of the Porcelain Art Guild where she held many
offices and attended art shows throughout the
state of Texas. Betty was also a member of
Timbercrest Baptist Church. Family was her
greatest strength and she loved spending time
with all of them.
Betty is also preceded in death by her parents;
sisters, Anna Dale Horn Gibbs (RHS-1932) and
Lucretia Horn Brown; & brothers, Buchanan "Buck"
Horn, Herman Horn, Tant Horn, Clarence Horn (RHS-
1942) and Roy Horn.
Survivors include her daughters, Sue Jennings and
husband Carl of Lewisville and Jan Ferguson of Elk;
six grandchildren, Mimi Jennings, Cory Jennings and
wife Tricia, Joanne Gilliam and husband Brandon,
Andy Ferguson and wife Alisha, Michael Ferguson &
wife Chelsea, and Matthew Ferguson and wife Destini;
nine great-grandchildren, Gannon, Connor, Kieren,
Zachary, Kasen, Kolbe, Abby, Olivia, and Jasper; a
dear friend and roommate, Beth Appell; and many
nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.