Beeby, Betty, 1923-2015
Betty Pearl Beeby was born in Detroit, Michigan, on 26 March 1923. According to the Grand Traverse Journal interview titled "Betty Beeby: Iconic Artist of 'Up North', 1923-2015," published 1 October 2016, Betty attended the Cass Technical High School in downtown Detroit where her artists skills were developed. Her first job was freelance, designing a cover for the Achitectural Forum. Later, Betty became a well-known local artist of hundreds of paintings, pen and ink drawings, books, and a grand mural at the Mackinac Visitors Center.
According to findagrave.com https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/150701155/james-addison-beeby Betty married James Addison Beeby (1909-1992) and they had four children James, Jane, John, and Josie. In 2015, Betty passed away and was buried at Lakeview Cemetery in Eastport, Michigan.