Betty Lou Beets

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
Convicted of 1; Suspected of anotherFemaleCaucasianUSAStationaryCriminal Enterprise1937/03/122000/02/24 (Huntsville, Texas, USA; Lethal injection)

Bibliography

TitleAuthorSources
Buried MemoriesIrene PenceAmazon, Kim Cantrell Review

Videography

TitleSources
Deadly Women: Behind the Mask (Episode 3x04)

Betty Lou Beets is a “Black Widow” serial killer, a term which refer to women who kill their husbands. Due to physical and sexual abuse from her father and husbands, she eventually shot her fourth and fifth husband. She was found guilty of murder on two counts on October 11, 1985, and was executed on February 24, 2000.

Blog Posts

Victims of Betty Lou Beets

on January 1st, 2010 in Serial Killers, Victimology by | 1 Comment

Beets murdered two of her husbands with a handgun, and nearly killed two others. Below is all the information we have on them. Doyle Wayne Baker Beets’ fourth husband. The two met shortly after Beets divorced her third husband, and separated after only 7 weeks of marriage. Two years after…

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