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Billie-Jo Sennett

September 8, 1979 — October 8, 2018

Billie Jo Sennett, age 39, passed away unexpectedly October 8, 2018, in

Richmond, Virginia. She was born September 8, 1979 in Canandaigua, New York

to James A. and Beatrice M. (Teeter) Peterson. Billie Jo graduated from Tokay

High School in 1997 and San Joaquin Delta College in 2002 with a degree in

nursing. She worked as the activity director at Chancellor Place in Lodi, California.

In eighth grade she met Shane Patrick Sennett who became the love of her life.

October 15, 2004 Shane proposed to Billie Jo and they were married June 15, 2006

in Lodi, California.

Billie Jo was a loving wife to Shane and devoted mother to her children. She

always had laughter and love to share and didn’t know any strangers. Billie Jo was

fierce in her convictions, loyal and always there for family and friends. Her

interests and hobbies were scrapbooking, photography and involvement with

Autism Speaks.

Billie Jo is preceded in death by her mother, Beatrice M. (Teeter) Peterson. She is

survived by her husband, Shane Patrick Sennett; children, Benjamin, Kayleb, S.J.,

Taylor and Courtney; father James A. Peterson; step-mother Teresa M. (Roykouff)

Peterson; sister Cory Anne Peterson; brother Christopher L. Barnes; paternal

grandmother Rose E. (Gilbert) Peterson; aunts Donna Peterson-McAninch, and

Sandra (Alex) Peterson; niece Tiara Rose Meyers; and cousin Jesse Peterson.

Friends and family visitation is at 10:00 a.m. with service following at 11:00 a.m.

at Concord Baptist Church in Farmville, Virginia. In lieu of flowers, please donate

to the Billie Jo Sennett GoFundMe page ( ).

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