The Obituary for Ms. Betty Magee Brown


The graveside funeral service for Betty Magee Brown, age 74 of Ashland, will be on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. in the Ashland City Cemetery with Rev. Wayne Dunaway officiating.

Ms. Brown passed away on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at the Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center in Anniston. A native and life-long resident of Clay County, she was a graduate of Clay County High School and had worked for Palm Beach Manufacturing in Talladega and also at Ace Products. Ms. Brown was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Ashland.

She is survived by one sister, Polly Webber (Wayne) of Samson, AL; one brother, Joe Magee of Weaver; five nieces: Lynne, Angie, Sheila, Lisa and Kimberly; one nephew, Glenn and her fur babies: Boomer and Buddy.

Ms. Brown was preceded in death by her parents: Robert DeForest Magee and Margaret Jordan Magee and one brother, Bobby Magee.

Family members and friends will serve as pallbearers.

There will be no public viewing or visitation. Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to the Clay County Animal Shelter, 43 Ratley Road, Ashland, AL 36251. Share condolences online by visiting

Benefield Funeral Home in Ashland will be in charge of arrangements.