Betty Lou Goodman

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    Betty Lou Goodman of Sullivan, Missouri was born in Pinckneyville, Illinois on July 1, 1936 to Leo and Mabel (Larow) Louis and passed away Saturday, February 6, 2021 at the age of 84 years.


    She grew up in Illinois and St. Louis.
    Betty was a longtime employee of Wondermaid in Washington, Missouri, where she worked as a seamstress. She was a wonderful seamstress and also crocheted beautiful lace dollies.
    She was a sassy, independent woman. She enjoyed gardening, especially flowers and plants. Betty also liked lottery tickets, eating at Cracker Barrell, and spending time with her grandchildren. She was known for her delicious cinnamon rolls that she made for all holidays and birthdays. Betty’s beloved dog, Sweetie, was her pride and joy.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Leo and Mabel Louis; and one sister, Shirley Perryman.
    She is survived by her three daughters, Debie Goodman of Sullivan, Missouri, Terry Thomeczek and husband Kenny of Sullivan, Missouri and Sherry Schatz of Sullivan, Missouri; five grandchildren, Melissa Martin of Sullivan, Missouri, Zeb Thomeczek of Willington, South Carolina, Craig Hamann of Owensville, Missouri, Nate Thomeczek of Spring Bluff, Missouri and Cory Hamann of Bourbon, Missouri; nine great grandchildren, Michala, Makenzie and Drake Martin, Calye, Gage and Corbyn Hamann, Logan Thomeczek, Kami and Griffin Hamann; one brother, Bob Louis and wife Ruth of Imperial, Missouri; one sister, Marilyn Pittman of Union, Missouri; brothers and sisters-in-law, Bud and Joan Adams and family of Spring Bluff, Missouri, Anne Goodman and family of Sullivan, Missouri, and Ray and Shirley Goodman and family of Spring Bluff, Missouri; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
    Cremation arrangements have taken place.
    Memorial graveside service was held 10 a.m. on Thursday, February 11, 2021 at Cave Spring Cemetery in Sullivan, Missouri with Pastor Scott Perry officiating.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Eaton Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Sullivan, Missouri.