Betty Coley

Betty J. Coley - CLAXTON - Betty J. Coley, 67, passed away January 5, 2013, after a long illness. The Evans County native was a member of Evergreen Baptist Church and a retired RN from Evans Memorial Hospital. Betty is preceded in death by a granddaughter, Shayna Coley, and her parents, Frank and Annie Bell Thrift. Survivors: her husband, Thornton (Buddy) Coley of Claxton; two sons, Shayne and Lane (Julie) Coley, both of Claxton; her twin sister, Bobbi (Wayne) Crider of Claxton; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Visitation: Monday, January 7, 2013, 9-10:00 a.m., at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home. Funeral: Monday, January 7, 2013, 11:00 a.m., grave side. Burial: Evergreen Baptist Church Cemetery. Remembrances: Spanish Oaks Hospice, 8510 Whitfield Ave., Savannah, GA., 31406, Evergreen Church Cemetery Fund, c/o David c/o David Jernigan, 3913 Tillman Eason Rd., Claxton, GA 30417. J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home Our Family Serving Your Family Since 1917 912-739-3338 Savannah Morning News January 6, 2013 Please sign our Obituary Guest Book at

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Published in Savannah Morning News on Jan. 6, 2013