Betty Lou (Woods) Mueller, age 84, entered into rest May 11, 2018 at her Festus residence. She and her late husband, Eugene "Gene" Mueller, were owners of Gene's Appliance Company; she was also receptionist and bookkeeper. Betty loved reading, gardening, dancing, bowling, cooking, crocheting and spending time with her family. Born September 10, 1933, in Clayton, Missouri, to the late Joseph Woods and Lela Marie (Sumpert) Brock.
Survived by her loving family which includes daughters, Carol (Dr. Ray) Early of Festus, MO, Donna Spickard, foster daughter, Sylvia (Jim) Hasty of Springfield, MO, siblings, Joseph, Rose and Sally of New Jersey and grandchildren, Julie (Isaiah) Hardt of St Charles, MO and Christopher Early of Festus, MO. Her husband, Eugene "Gene" Mueller, preceded her in death on March 27, 2007.