Betty Lou Hyer

Betty Lou Hyer, 78, of Sweet Home died Oct. 2, 2008.

She was born Sept. 3, 1930 in Denver, Colo. to Henry and Lula (Miller) Devlin.

She was a homemaker and lived in Sweet Home most of her life with her husband, Tom, of 56 years.

Mrs. Hyer is survived by her husband, John “Tom” Hyer of Sweet Home; daughter Melissa and her husband John Wise of Sweet Home; son Thomas and wife Carolyn Hyer of Silverton; and six grandchildren.

Graveside services for family and close friends were held Oct. 4 at Gilliland Cemetery.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.