Betty Sue Swearington Kennedy
"Tex Kennedy"

October 10 1967

Age 41, Houston

Above is a blurry obit but the best one we could find, and we only even know about
her at all from a tribute in the Albatross from March 1968. Albatross is the oldest known
Houston gay publication and they often published her poetry during their run from 1965
to 1968. And her wish to "print me as long as the bird (Albatross) flies" was carried out;
a poem by her was in their last issue, Fall 1968