By Irene Pence
Behind Her Softly attractive Facade
1985. Gun Barrel urban, Texas. Police looking for lacking fireplace division Captain Jimmy Don Beets dug within a wishing good within the neatly-tended backyard of his spouse, 48-year-old Betty Lou Beets. not just did they locate his physique, yet that of Betty Lou's fourth husband, Doyle Wayne Barker. each one were shot within the head and buried in a napping bag. It wasn't lengthy sooner than investigators unearthed the bad truth.
Lurked A Cold-Blooded Killer
As Betty Lou's sordid prior as a topless dancer, cocktail waitress, and spouse to 5 husbands emerged, so did her chilling path of marital violence. She shot her moment husband, Billy York Lane, within the again. She attempted to run over 3rd husband, Ronnie Threlkeld, with a automobile. either survived to inform their bad tales. yet Barker and Beets, spouses 4 and 5, were not so lucky.
After a sensational trial, Betty Lou Beets was once sentenced to die by means of deadly injection. Fifteen years later, on February 24, 2000, she back drew nationwide awareness by way of turning into the second one lady to be done in Texas because the Civil War.
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