Betty Mae Baird was born on August 26, 1934 in Compton, California. She passed away after a bout with COVID 19 on November 29, 2020 in Huntsville, Alabama.
She lived most of her life in San Luis Obispo, California where she worked as a pre-k and kindergarten teacher.
Betty loved crafts, dancing and performing. She had the uncanny ability to make everybody around her laugh until they cried. She was a wonderful singer (a video link is attached below) and was singing until the very last day of her life.
Betty is survived by her children, Stacy Lyn Bundren of Ardmore, Alabama and Randall Chester Floyd Pierce of Tucson, Arizona, John Louis Towne, III of Idaho and James Towne of England. She is also survived by grandchildren Joshua Gordon, Jacob and Benjamin Bundren, Bradley and Shelby Pierce. Justin Towne, Jessica Jackstein and Joseph Towne. Betty is preceded in death by her parents Chester Leroy Baird and Frances Mae Baird; and her sisters Doris Smith and Janet Sholes and her husband, John Louis Towne, Jr.