Heaven gained another angel today. Betty L. McBride, 100, of Anna, passed away Feb. 5, 2020.


Born Jan. 5, 1920 in Anna, she was a lifetime resident. Betty’s religious belief was baptist.


Preceded in death by her parents, Eddie and America Westdyke, husband Johnny McBride Sr; children, sons Johnny McBride Jr., Bobby Lee McBride, daughter, Connie Whipple, brothers Cecil Westdyke, Eddie Westdyke Jr., and sister Evelyn Mays.


She is survived by her children William McBride, wife La Donna of Princeton, Texas; Shirley Barker, husband Danny Of Wills Point, Texas; Linda Taylor, husband Jimmy of Princeton; Betty Fowler, husband Jerry of Council Hill, Oklahoma; Jimmy McBride, wife Sherry of Anna, Texas. There were six living generations of this family.


Betty enjoyed working at Haggar Slacks for 32 years, in her garden, yard and flowers, but most of all being with her family and friends.


Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Feb. 15, 2020 at Scoggins Funeral Home Chapel, with Dennis McBride, Gary McBride, Timmy McBride, Mike McBride, Jacky Bailey, Randy McBride, Adam Taylor and James Sapp serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends an hour prior of the service.


Services are under the direction of Scoggins Funeral Home & Crematory, 637 W. Van Alstyne, Parkway. Van Alstyne; 903-482-5225. You may sign the online register book at www.scogginsfuneralhome.com.