GREENVILLE - Lela K. Ashley, 91, of Greenville, formerly of Ansonia, passed away Dec. 27, 2012, at Rest Haven of Greenville.
She was born March 30, 1921, in Pennville, Ind., daughter of the late Dwight James and Reba Ruth (Richey) Romine. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Otto W. Ashley; a daughter, Karen K. Ashley; sister, Mary Russell; brother, Dwight Romine, Jr.; son-in-law, John E. Cox; grandson, John W. Cox; and a infant great-granddaughter.
Lela was a homemaker and retired from home care nursing. Former member of the American Legion. Portland, Ind.
She is survived by her daughters, Judy (Doug) Coby of Greenville and Dianna Griffin of Greenville; nine grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be left for the family at www.oliverfloyd.com