Inez (Scott) Ashley

January 27, 1936 ~ May 13, 2022 (age 86)

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Inez S. Ashley, 86 years old of Tuscumbia, AL. passed away May 13, 2022, at her home.

Visitation will be Monday, May 16, 2022, from Noon until 2 pm at Akins Funeral Home, Russellville, AL. The funeral service will immediately follow in the Chapel at 2 pm with Pastor Brett Pitman officiating. Burial will be in St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery.

Inez was a member of Highland Park Baptist Church. She had a generous heart, and loved quilting and crocheting with her sisters. She lived in Chicago for many years where she worked as a machine operator for the M & M Mars Candy Company for 20 years.

She was born January 27, 1936, in Phil Campbell, AL to C.A. and Floy Scott.  

Inez was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Herbert Clayton Ashley; her siblings, Vernell, Geraldine, Sue Nell, and Earl.

She is survived by her son, Vernon L. Ashley (Susan); her siblings, Jewel Eakins (Jim), Dorothy South, Wayne Scott (Joann), and Rosemary Cole; her grandchildren, Craig Ashley (Angie), Shaun Ashley (Dana), and Ryan Ashley (Andrea); and her great grandchildren, Brooke, Reese, Gavin, Jacob, Tessa, Michael, and Sloan.

Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Akins Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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May 16, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Akins Funeral Home
13455 Hwy 43
Russellville, AL 35653

Funeral Service
May 16, 2022

2:00 PM
Akins Funeral Home
13455 Hwy 43
Russellville, AL 35653

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