The Obituary for Mrs. Betty McVey Denney (Clay County)


Funeral Services for Mrs. Betty Joe McVey Denney, age 78 of Ashland, were held on Friday, April 16, 2021 at Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville at 2:00 P.M. with Johnathon Steen and Rev. Jerry Patterson officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Olive (South) Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Denney passed away on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at her home. A lifelong resident of Clay County, upon graduation from High School, she attended and achieved her Cosmetology degree. She also served as a Cook at Lee’s country kitchen and was a seamstress. She was a member of Coleman Baptist Church, and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Walter Dixson Denney of Lineville; two daughters: Pamela Bonner (Whit) of Roanoke and Angela Steen (Brian) of Lineville; one son, Michael Meredith (Cindy) of Sylacauga; 8 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Bonnie Parker of Ashland; four brothers: Ralph McVey (Lucy) of Lineville, Ray McVey (Kris) of Witchita, KS, Jimmy McVey of Carrollton, GA, and Tommy McVey (Brenda) of Red Level; her aunt, Jane McVey of Ashland; nieces, nephews, her fur baby, Lilah Jane, and a large extended family.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Clarence Jefferson McVey and Martiel Wyona Latham McVey.

Active Pallbearers will be Josh Nelson, Robert Denney, Mike Cofield, Roger McVey, Dewayne McVey, and Jayce Autwell.

Honorary Pallbearers will be her nieces and nephews.

A Visitation will take place on Friday, April 16, 2021 from 12:00 P.M. until service time at 2:00 P.M.

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Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville, AL is in charge of arrangements.