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Sarah "Sally" Burkett Ashley
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1932
Ashe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 2010
Ashe County
North Carolina, USA

Sarah Ashley, better known as Sally, age 77, of Warrensville, died Monday, Jan.11, 2010 at her home.

Mrs. Ashley was born Nov. 4, 1932 in Ashe County to the late John and Lenna Pennington Burkett. She was a proud member of the First Baptist Church, where she was active in the WMU, the choir and the Grace McGrady Sunday school class. She retired after 36 years of service from United Chemi-Con. She enjoyed quilting, singing, cooking and reading. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister-in-law.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 15, at the First Baptist Church by the Rev. Ken Morris and the Rev. Michael Lea. Burial will follow in Ashelawn Memorial Gardens. The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14 at Badger Funeral Home.

Mrs. Ashley is survived by: her husband, Harold Ashley; one son, Jody Ashley of Warrensville; one grandson, Brandon Ashley of Warrensville; and one sister-in-law, Dorothy Peeler of Warrensville.

Flowers will be appreciated or memorials may be made to: First Baptist Church Building Fund, PO Box 180, West Jefferson, NC 28694.

You may send and view email condolences to the family through our website at

Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.
Family links: 
  John Mack Burkett (1896 - 1976)
  Lenna E. Pennington Burkett (1903 - 1988)
  J Harold Ashley (1927 - 2012)*
  Infant Child Burkett (1929 - 1929)**
  Sarah Burkett Ashley (1932 - 2010)
  John Mack Burkett (1937 - 1937)**
*Calculated relationship
Ashelawn Memorial Gardens
Ashe County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Rich Kreiss
Record added: Jan 19, 2010
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Sarah Sally <i>Burkett</i> Ashley
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