Mrs. Betty J. Voyles, 74, of Quincy, died at 4:55 p.m. Wednesday (October 15, 2014) in her home.
Born January 14, 1940 in Wrights Township, Greene County, Illinois, Betty was the daughter of Sam and Rosie Holmes Beuschel. She married Roy E. Voyles on August 12, 1961 in White Hall, Illinois. He preceded her in death on August 21, 1985.
Betty devoted her life to raising her family. She enjoyed gardening, fishing, hunting mushrooms, yard sales, auctions and traveling.
Survivors include her companion of 28 years, Andre Fish; a son, Roy E. Voyles Jr. (Ann) of Quincy; two daughters, Diane Voyles (Anthony Grawe) of Barry, IL and Debra Cheney (Tom) of Quincy; four grandchildren, Ashley Mesenbring (Josh), Thomas Mowen Jr., Amanda Smith and Dennis Nash Jr.; three great grandchildren, Dalton Smith, Lakkin Webster and Ebony Humphrey-Mowen; two sisters in law, Susie Voyles and Shirley Nord; and many loving nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Voyles was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Roy; and a brother, James Beuschel.
Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2:00 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday afternoon from 12:30 until the time of services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Homeward Bound Waggin, Inc. (pet service) of Quincy.