Born 5-1-1964 -- Died 12-1-2004
Betty Christine Curbow, 40, of Nixa, Mo., died Dec. 1, 2004. Born May 1, 1964, in Cabool, Mo., she was the daughter of James and Betty Phipps. In 1988 she and Raymond L. Curbow Jr. were united in marriage. She had been a Christian for many years and was a certified nurse assistant.
Survivors include her husband, Raymond; eight brothers and sisters -- Caroline Collins, Walter Phipps, Don Collins, Sharon Sue Coffelt, all of Thayer, Johnny Phipps of Baker Organ, Texas, Frankie Phipps of Ft. Hood, Texas, Jerry Collins of Caldwell, Idaho, and Genwood Collins of Parma, Idaho; her mother-in-law, Nancy Minear and her husband, James of Ava; many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles; and her dog Twister.
Her parents preceded her in death.
A graveside funeral was Dec. 4 in Delaware Cemetery west of Nixa with Mark Terrill officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Adams Funeral home of Nixa.