Betty Napper |

Betty Napper

Services for Betty Sue “Stump” Napper of Smartville will be conducted at 10 a.m. today at Sierra View Mortuary in Marysville.

Mrs. Napper died Friday, Nov. 22, at Rideout Hospital. She was 80.

She was born on Jan. 1, 1922, in Glenn Rock, Wyo., to Guy and May Stump.

She was married to James N. Napper for 56 years. She was a homemaker. During World War II, she worked for LongBell lumber factory.

She is survived by her husband, James N. Napper; son James R. Napper of Roseville; daughters Sharon Willis of Fresno, Sue Sheehan of Marysville, Janette Stevens of Smartville and Dorothy Wescoatt of Chico; goddaughter Pamela Van Den Driesche of Kelso, Wash.; sister Margie Turnbull of Grand Junction, Colo.; grandchildren Corby Willis, James A. Napper, Melissa Benton, Joanne Napper, Casey Willis, Lucas Stevens and Sarah Wescoatt; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Guy and May Stump; sisters Cathrine Kuykendall and Jeanne Harris; and grandson Craig Sheehan.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Aid Society, P.O. Box 1824, Sacramento 95812.

Arrangements are under the direction of Sierra View Mortuary.

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