Mrs. Irene Alday Stanley, age 88, of Altha, FL, passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014, in Blountstown, FL.
Mrs. Stanley was born April 20, 1926 in Altha, FL, and lived in Altha all of her life. Mrs. Stanley was of the Christian faith. Irene worked at the Sewing Factory in Blountstown and retired from the Altha School Lunch Room with 10 years of service. Mrs. Stanley was preceded in death by two husbands; Albert Alday, and Albray Stanley. Two infant children; a baby boy, and a daughter Vickie Alday. One granddaughter, Tracy Keel. One great granddaughter, Emily Keel, and seven siblings; Ellis Baggett, Pete Baggett, Mary “Sis” Sewell, Phrony Adkins, Candice Burk, Nancy Pierce, and Bill Baggett.
Seven children: Jean Pittman and her late husband Wiley Pittman, of Marianna, FL
Judy Chason and her late husband Arlon Chason, of Altha, FL
Buddy Alday and wife Jennifer, of Altha, FL
Steve Alday and wife Sara, of Altha, FL
Becky Drummond and husband Kenny of Altha, FL
Freida Hollis and husband Bennie of Altha, FL
Seena Griffin and husband Mike of Altha, FL
18 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and 12 great-great grandchildren.
Five siblings: L.N. Baggett, Bobby Baggett, Ninva Grooms, Sue Baggett, and Dot Bethel
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at 4:00 PM (CDT) at the Altha Church of God, in Altha, FL, with the Reverend Allen Nichols officiating.
Interment will follow in Edenfield Cemetery in Altha. The family will receive friends Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Altha Church of God from 3:00 PM (CDT), until service time at 4:00 PM (CDT). All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, Fl.