Bessaleene (Joedy) Kent of Amarillo, Texas, passed away on Friday, October 5th, 2012 in Monroe, Wisconsin,  following a long struggle with Alzheimers.  She was 86 years old.

She is survived by one daughter; Wandaleene Maltone-Bitzer; three grandchildren, Kimberly Harris-Grant of Columbus, OH,  Joedy Ussery of Carson City, NV,  and Sherilyn Ussery of Brodhead, WI; six great-grandchildren and two great, great grandchildren.

Joedy will be cremated and taken back to her home town of Amarillo, TX for the inurnment at Llano Cemetery.  The family is requesting that no flowers be sent.