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Voices of Florida Women

Bettye Jarvis Williams

Bettye Jarvis Williams

Bettye Jarvis Williams (right) (1935–) was born in rural Jefferson County. A self-taught artist, she started painting in the 1980s, and draws on her memories of growing up in north Florida for subject matter. She has become one of Florida’s most well-known folk art painters. Art shows and museums around the state have featured her work.