June B. (Busbee) ColeyJuly 10, 1930 ~ December 7, 2017 (age 87)
Mrs. June Busbee Coley, 87, wife of the late Madison Bullard "Sonny" Coley, Jr., passed away peacefully in her home on Thursday, December 7, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 10, 1930 to the late Perry Greene Busbee and Nell Dekle Busbee in Vienna.
She attended Bessie Tift College and graduated from Mercer University where she was a member of Chi Omega Sorority. She was an integral part of the family's farm and agribusiness, served on the board of directors at Bank of Dooly and was a member of Vienna First Baptist Church.
As a wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother, all who knew Miss June witnessed her love and dedication to family. Outside of her family, she enjoyed nothing more than a golf or tennis match or a game of bridge with an afternoon cup of coffee.
June is survived by her daughter, Connie Edwards (Carter) of Vienna; her sons, Chuck Coley (Deby) of Vienna and Bill Coley (Ginny) of Hawkinsville; her twin sister, Jane Turton of Cordele; her grandchildren, Briley Edwards (Salley) of Cordele, Matt Coley (Whitney) of Cordele, Nick Edwards (Miriam) of Vienna, April Joice (Chad) of Columbus, OH, Drucilla Coley Rich (David) of Cordele and Dave Coley (Ashley) of Eastman; 6 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Dr. Perry Greene Busbee, Governor George Dekle Busbee and Colonel Roderick Middleton Busbee.
Graveside services will be at 2 PM Sunday, December 10 in Vienna City Cemetery with Rev. Brian Leverett and Rev. Tommy Mason officiating.
The family will greet friends at the cemetery following the service.
Memorial gifts may be made to Vienna First Baptist Church, Post Office Box 351, Vienna, Georgia 31092 or to a charity of your choice.
Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna has charge of arrangements.