Billie Francis Stockton-Gasperson, 80, died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, at Pratt Regional Medical Center. She was born Nov. 16, 1931, at Monett, Mo., the daughter of General "G.B." and Tracy Crossland Stockton. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend to all and was a homemaker and caregiver by trade.
She was a member of the Pratt Friends Church.
On Dec. 8, 1950, she married Willis Lee Gasperson at Eureka Springs, Ark. He died July 19, 2011.
She is survived by two daughters Terri McNellis and her fiancé Mark Breford, Holyrood, and Cheryl Kuhn and her husband Mike, McDonough, Ga., eight grandchildren, Jeremy, Jesse, Shana, Tiffany, Matthew, Justin, Jason, and Kenny, and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Willis Gasperson; parents; a daughter, Janet Lose; and three brothers, Owen, Norman and Gale Stockton.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at Larrison Mortuary 300 Country Club Rd., Pratt.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the mortuary with Pastor Mike Neifert presiding. Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Pratt.
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society in care of the mortuary. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com.