John Lee Betters was born October 22,1961 to Lillie Faye Prentis Paul and R.L. Betters in Waco, Texas. He passed away in McKinney, Texas on July 16,2021. He was a loving father and a loyal friend.
He leaves to cherish his memory: brothers and sisters Dionne Betters of Greenville, Texas, Grover Betters of McKinney, Texas, Terrie Betters and Vance Betters of Tucson, Arizona, and Webby Betters of Beaumont, Texas; children Jalakia Pavelka (Richard) of Waco, Texas, John Roper and Tiffany Roper of Dallas, Texas and step-children Franchesca Roper, Danielle Mcfarland, Cecilia (Jason) Johnson, Jernell (Joseph) Rhodes, Donell McFarland (Tarlethia); and a host of grandchildren, a great grandchild, and other relatives and friends.
John loved music, dancing, design, wearing the sharpest suits, and making some of the best and most-requested cakes. He will be greatly missed by all of those whose lives he touched.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Pecan Bottom Park Pavilion at Cameron Park in Waco, Texas.
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