Betty Sue Moore

June 16, 1953 - January 20, 2022


Betty Sue Moore, age 68, of Monett, MO, passed away on Thursday, January 20, 2022 at her home.

Betty daughter of Bennie Weldon and Victoria Mae (Landwehr) LaMastus, was born on June 16, 1953 in Forest Park, GA. She enjoyed going to the casino and relaxed by playing games. There were times when Betty would have family over that a board game or a good hand of cards would last extended hours of the night. She always enjoyed having a good time. In her earlier days she spent time doing cross stitch and sewing.
Betty Sue LaMastus Moore, was a strong and fierce women with a whole lot of love and give. A great listener and defender. She would always come when you called. She could stand with the best and come out on top. She didn’t mind taking on a challenge. She seemed to love to do things others told her a women should not do. She had many adventures in life. She loved the freedom of the open road as a long-haul truck driver, but above all she loved her family.

Betty married Michael Ray Moore in 1972. To this union a daughter was born. Michael preceded her in death in February 8, 2016.

Betty is survived by her daughter, Helen Lee and husband Robert of Springfield, MO; her mother, Victoria LaMastus of Aurora, MO; three brothers, Mickie LaMastus and wife Mary Beth of Monett, Charles LaMastus of Hemphill, TX and Allen LaMastus of Verona, MO; four sisters, Dorothy Bettis, Patricia Vincent and husband Steve, Nancy Blair and Georgette Kristek and husband Craig all of Aurora, MO; several nieces and nephews and extended family and friends.

Betty was preceded in death by her father; a niece, Jennifer Wishon and brother-in-law, Bobby Bettis.

Betty’s wishes were to be cremated, with a private family gathering at a later time.
Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett, MO.