Mrs. Betty Ashley, 80, of Adel passed away Thursday January 11, 2018 at her home. She was born on August 17, 1937 in Valdosta to Willard and Eva Mae Montgomery Phelps. She lived most of her life in Cook County where she was a member of the Adel Church of God and served her family as a homemaker.
Mrs. Ashley is survived by her husband of 64 years, Kenneth Ashley of Adel; two sons and daughters-in-law: David and Cindy Ashley of Adel, Vic and Alice Ashley of Hahira; six grandchildren and their spouses: Jessy and Jacob Jones of Ellijay, GA, Jody and John Smith of Albany, GA, Matthew and Anna Ashley of Hahira, Jason Brady of Sparks, Jared and Christi Stalvey of Sparks, and Kaitlyn Ashley of Hahira; numerous great-grandchildren; an aunt, Kate Hutchinson of Adel; and an uncle, Gene Phelps of Belton, TX. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Kenny Ashley; her step-mother, Nadine Whittle Phelps; and a granddaughter, Amber Lynn Ashley.
The Ashley family will receive friends Friday evening January 12, 2018 from 6 until 8 PM at Boone Funeral Home South (1804 S. Hutchinson Ave. in Adel). The funeral service will be held on Saturday January 13, 2018 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Boone Funeral Home with Rev. Ashley Way and Rev. Charles Blair officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.boonefunerals.com. --Boone Funeral Home has been entrusted with all arrangements.
Published on January 11, 2018