Judy Rowell age 91, mother of Beverlie Riley of Gays Creek, KY, passed away peacefully at home on Oct. 15, 2019. Judy had been Human Resources manager for the Old Heidelberg Inn in Colorado, she retired in 1992 and moved to Berea where she became a member of Union Church, a volunteer for St Joseph Berea Hospital and member of the Breast Cancer Society in Madison County. Judy was born in Altro Kentucky to the late Asbill and Della Spicer Deaton, she was also preceded in death by her husband Jonathon Rowell, her son Charles D. Lewis, her grandson Doug Riley, and her siblings: Marvin Deaton, G.B. Deaton, Gertrude Martino, and Jean Schrode.
Judy is survived by her daughter Beverlie (Paul) Riley, and a brother David Lee Deaton, grandchildren: Paula (David) Morgan, and Rhonda Riley, 5 great grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday Nov. 2, 2019 at Union Church with Rev Kent Gilbert officiating. She will be buried in the Amis Family Cemetery. Online condolences at www.lakesfuneralhomecom.