Maysel C. Atchley

Maysel C. Atchley

Maysel Caroline Atchley, age 90, of Florence, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. Visitation will be Thursday, Oct. 10, from 10-11 a.m. at Spry-Williams Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home chapel, with Brian Jarrett and Ronnie Pannell officiating.

Mrs. Atchley was a member of Jackson Heights Church of Christ. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother and a loving wife to her husband of 61 years, John. Mrs. Atchley was a good Christian women who was a friend to many.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John David Atchley; parents, Charlie and Lillie Mae Epperson; and brother, Lucian Epperson.

She is survived by her children, Sarah Wynell Ardis (Jimmie) and Carl David Atchley (Debbie); brothers, C. L. Epperson, Durell Epperson and Hershall Epperson; sister, Lougenia Wilson; grandchildren, Jerolyn Ardis, Darryl Ardis (Melanie), Dr. David Atchley (Alisha), Carla Gillette (Kenton), Kelly Atchley (Dr. Lana Bates Atchley) and Ginger Crosson (Gary); and 12 great-grandchildren.

The family would like to express their appreciation to Dr. David McFall, Gentiva Hospice and a special thank you to the staff of Morningside Assisted Living of Sheffield.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to North Alabama Christian Children's Home or St. Jude's Hospital.

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Funeral Home

Spry-Williams Funeral Home
1950 Helton Drive Florence, AL 35630
(256) 764-6401

Published in Florence Times Daily on Oct. 9, 2013