Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

February 7, 2013

Betty Louise Achey

April 9, 1945 - Feb. 5, 2013


— Betty Louise Achey, 67, Walton, passed away at 9:10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at St. Vincent Inpatient Hospice in Indianapolis. She was born April 9, 1945, in Farner, Tenn., to the late Robert and Amanda (Garrett) Roberts. On April 10, 1968, in Onward, she married Virgil Kenneth Achey, and he survives.

Betty retired from Delphi as an inspector. 

Surviving is her husband, Virgil Kenneth Achey, Walton; two daughters and a son-in-law, Fonda and Fredrick Weis, Delphi, and Brenda Denny, Logansport; seven grandchildren, Gwen Weis, Teresa Weis, Mary Cole Weis, Jerome Virgil Weis, Brittany Nichole Denny, Bailey Nichole Denny and Christian Darrell Denny; a brother and a sister-in-law, Troy and Nancy Roberts, California; three sisters, Gwen “Depew” Wainscott, Kokomo, Fannie Worthy, Kokomo, and Zan Gilmore, Pennsylvania; and a brother-in-law, Steve and Judy Achey, Peru. 

She was preceded in death by a brother, Ernie Roberts; and a sister, Judy Witt.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Murray Weaver Funeral Home, 401 S. California St., Galveston, with Pastor Bill Collins officiating. Burial will follow in Onward Deer Creek Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at murrayweaverfuneralhome.com.