Jennie Beth (Lawson) Beaty, of Allen, Texas, passed away on May 12, 2013 at the age of 87. She was born on July 30, 1925, in Fox, Oklahoma, to James Riley and Gladys (Hodges) Lawson. She grew up in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma where she graduated from Capitol Hill High School in 1943. Jennie attended the University of Texas at Tyler taking art classes. She was an accomplished artist and enjoyed mostly oil painting. On April 1, 1943, Jennie married Robert Stoll Beaty in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was very interested in the well-being of her family.
She is survived by her children, Janet Jones and husband Bob of Allen, Texas, Robert Beaty and wife Elizabeth of College Station, Texas and John Beaty of Frisco, Texas; grandchildren, Rob Jones and wife Kristi of Coppell, Texas, Mike Jones and wife JoAnne of Sanger, Texas, Robert Beaty Jr. and wife Laura of College Station, Texas, Jennifer Beaty of College Station, Texas and James Butler of Gainesville, Florida; great-grandchildren, Tyler Jones, Daniel Jones, Clayton Jones, Macey Jones and Joshua Jones; brother, Larry Lawson of Kansas City, Missouri; sisters, Peggy Faubion of Duncanville, Texas and Shirley Jackson of Edmond, Oklahoma.
Jennie is preceded in death by her parents, James and Gladys Lawson; husband, Robert Beaty; daughter, Susan Butler; and brother, Stanley Lawson.
A private family inurnment will be held at DFW National Cemetery.