In Memory of




Obituary for Betty Hillebrandt (Svoboda)

Services for Betty Hillebrandt, 49, of Kilgore, are scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday, March 27, 2021, at Bartley Funeral Home, with Bro. Mitch Curtis and Bro. William Slimbos officiating.
Interment will be in Woodside Cemetery.
Betty Svoboda Hillebrandt passed away March 20, 2021, in Longview. She was born July 5, 1971, in Dallas. She spent her early years in Seagoville, moved to Grand Saline in 1992, and then had lived the last 13 years in the Longview and Kilgore area. She was a district supervisor for E Z Mart convenience stores where she had worked for over 20 years. Betty was preceded in death by her son, Eric Lee "Cookie" Cook; and great-grandparents, Joe & Vleta Clark.
Survivors include her mother, Gayland Pate and husband Larry of Dallas; father, Daniel Svoboda and wife Mary of Mesquite; two sons, Joshua Cook of Kilgore, and Chace Cook of Waxahachie; sister, Kathryn Burgan of Dallas; two grandchildren, Caycen Cook and Camden Cook, both of Mansfield; best friend, Michelle Ashcroft; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be Cory White, David Simpson, Roger Julius, and Olan Dorsey.