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Obituaries

Obituaries

Betty Lou Childers Cook-Harms 1924 - 2007 Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill, Calif. - Services for Betty Lou Childers Cook-Harms, 83, Pleasant Hill, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at First Christian Church of Pleasant Hill. Burial will be in San Joaquin National Cemetery.Mrs. Cook-Harms died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007, at Alta Bates Summit Hospital in Oakland.She was born June 25, 1924, in St. Joseph, Mo., the daughter of Kenneth Cook and Florence Childers. She attended Kansas University.Mrs. Cook-Harms was founder and owner of ABBA Insta-Print and the Resume Bureau, both in San Francisco, from 1965 to 2000. She was a member of Daughters of the American Revolution and trustee of Mechanics Institute of San Francisco.She married Wilbur L. Harms on June 28, 1942, in Lawrence, Kan. They divorced. She married George E. Swett on April 9, 1968, in San Francisco. He died in 2000.Survivors include a daughter, Valerie L. Harms-Kuban; three sons, Kenneth W. Harms, Michael G.A. Harms and Bryan David Harms; and nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.