Betty Nell Plemons
Oct. 28, 1931-Jan. 27, 2020
Palo Alto, California
Betty was born in Hobbs New Mexico October 28, 1931. She passed away in her home with her family by her side on January 27, 2020. She met and married Tom Plemons the love of her life June 11, 1950 in Fresno. They had two children Brenda and Scott.They would be married 70 amazing years. She loved her family so much, and did everything in her power to make them all feel special.
They moved to Palo Alto in 1961 and started Plemons Construction together. Betty was active in the community and an avid volunteer for Children’s Hospital at Allied Arts Guild for over 35 years. She volunteered at the Palo Alto Food Closet distributing food to the homeless. As a long time member of Palo Alto Women’s Golf Association, she worked on the Board and planned many events, luncheons and birthday celebrations.
Betty and Tom loved to travel and golf all over the world. She loved golf, sports, entertaining, traveling, decorating, playing bridge and going to Las Vegas. Friends describe her as feisty, generous, energetic, a vivacious beautiful person.
Betty was a loving gracious wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. She loved life and all of its celebrations, Tom and Betty hosted many parties and events in their home.
Betty is survived by her husband Tom Plemons, son Scott Plemons and wife Siobhan , daughter Brenda Davis and husband Lynn, grandchildren Kelly Davis, Derek Plemons, Jason Plemons and Jordon Plemons, her Sister Robbie Stinson and many beloved nieces and nephews. She is proceeded in death by her sister Audrey Barker and brother Ogden Thompson. She was truly loved and will be dearly missed.
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