obit: Betty May Broussard Tichacek
Betty May Broussard Tichacek, 85, passed away early sunday, June 6, 2010.
She was born on September 15, 1924 in Beaumont, Texas to Ray and Helen Broussard. Betty moved to Corpus Christi in mid 1947. She worked for over twenty years for the Corpus Christi Credit Bureau until it was closed. She then spent numerous years as an office manager in the oil and gas industry. She retired from Gulf Coast Nut and Bolt Supply in 2004. Betty was a founding member of the Desk and Derrick Club, and an officer in the Order of Pythian sisters. She was an avid Cowboy and Terry/ Bobby Labonte fan. She enjoyed traveling, offshore fishing tournaments, bowling, bingo playing and enjoyed get togethers with family and friends.
Betty was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years Jack Sr., her daughter-in-law Cathy (Jack Jr.), grandson Robert (Jack/Cathy) and her youngest sister Blanche Greer.
Betty is survived by two sons Jack Jr. and Terry (Lisa) and one daughter Sandra (Tom) Atkinson. Four grandchildren Chris Tichacek, Rhianen Tichacek, Crystal Atkinson and Travis Atkinson and four great-grandchildren Melody, Tyler, Riley and Austin.
A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, June 10, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. at Maxwell P. Dunne Funeral Chapel on 1222 Morgan Ave. Interment will be at Magnolia Cemetery in Beaumont, Texas at a later date.
Maxwell P. Dunne Funeral Home - Corpus Christi