Graveside services for Betty Lou (Price) Magar will be Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, 2 p.m. at Newport Cemetery with Rev. David Gardner officiating. Betty was born Jan. 26, 1926 at Newport, Oklahoma to Ben H. Price and Lenora Arnold Price. She passed from this life on Jan. 21, 2016 in Denison, Texas at the age of 89. Betty had resided at the Woodmoore Assisted Living in Bonham Texas since moving from her beloved Oklahoma.  She and Leslie Dean Magar were married in Ardmore on Dec. 15, 1950. He has preceded her in death. Before she retired, she worked as a school cook and was a homemaker. Betty enjoyed cooking for the family and had a wonderful cookbook collection. She loved her wildflower garden but especially her family and the visits from them and holiday times.
She was preceded in death by her parents Ben H. and Lenora Arnold Price; husband Leslie Dean Magar; brother Bernard Price and wife Zillian Price, brother Ralph Price and cousin Iris Larson. Betty is survived by her daughter Benna Hoel of Ardmore; sons Dennis Magar of Gober, Texas; Mark Magar and wife Kayleen of Farmersville, Texas; grandchildren Michael Hoel and wife Jessica of Colorado; Robyn Magar of Farmersville, Texas; Keith Magar of McKinney, Texas; great grandchildren Aidan Hoel of Colorado and Ella Hoel of Colorado. Online condolences may be made at