Luna, Elizabeth Anne Thackeray (nee Clark), 93, died on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019.
Beloved wife of the late James C. Thackeray and Grady Luna; loving mother of Clara Thomas of Webster Groves, Missouri; Philip Thackeray of Abingdon, Virginia; Tom Thackeray of Avon, Ohio; and the late James C. Thackeray Jr.; dear grandmother of Noel Thackeray of Jacksonville, Florida; Matt Thackeray of Spokane, Washington; John Thackeray of Huntington, Ohio; Liza McCorkell of Pacific, Missouri; Ben Thomas of Kingwood, Texas; and Ananda Thackeray of Johnson City, Tennessee; great-grandmother of Ryan and Phoebe Thackeray of Spokane, Washington; Riley and Nyla McCorkell of Pacific, Missouri; Donovan and Sierra Langenderfer of Johnson City, Tennessee; and Lanie Thackeray of Huntington, Ohio.
Betty was born Feb. 2, 1925, in St. Louis. Daughter of the late Harold Wesley and Lillian L. (nee Smith) Clark, she earned her BA from Lindenwood College and her MA from Webster University. She was an elementary school teacher in the Kirkwood School District for many years.
Services: The family will have a gathering 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, at Kriegshauser Mortuary West Chapel, 9450 Olive Blvd., Olivette. Private burial will follow. Condolences may be offered through www.kriegshausermortuary.com