Betty Jo Parker passed away on Saturday March 12, 2022. She was born on April 27, 1950 in Kansas City, MO to Jerome and Ethel (Waugh) Gilmore. Betty graduated from Vatterott College. She was a homemaker who loved her children and her grandchildren and was dedicated to her husband. She enjoyed her family, Walker Texas Ranger, and NCIS and doted on her little dog Max. Betty is survived by her husband of 30 years, William Parker of Lamar, MO; children, Susie Willis of Lamar, MO, Glenda Gibson of Marshall, MO, Rebecca Wiseman of Brunswick, MO, Amy Wilkinson of Willard, MO, Tina Musgrove of Texas, Duffie Scott of Texas, Johnnie Ryan of California, ReDonda (William) Key of Lamar, MO, Remanda Parker of Keytesville, MO, Joshua (Jami) Parker of Lamar, MO, Thomas (Jessica) Parker of Lamar, MO, Charles (Toya) Parker of Lamar, MO; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters Ann Raymond of Kansas City, MO and Mary Baker of Arkansas. She is preceded in death by her parents, brother, Jerry and sister, Barbara. Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to the funeral home or family to cover final expenses and to assist in replacing items lost in the fire. A memorial service will be held on Sunday March 20, 2022 at 3:00 PM at Konantz Warden Funeral Home.