Mrs. Betty Irene (Holloway) Chancey, age 85 of Cherry Log, GA passed on Monday September23rd, 2019 at the Parkside Nursing Home in Ellijay, GA. Irene was born on October 30th, 1933 to her late parents Ernest Lee and Mary Lee (Plemmons) Holloway in Ellijay. She was a graduate of the Gilmer High School, class of 1950, and worked in the cafeteria doing lunchroom service for the Gilmer County School System. Irene was a member of the Boardtown Church of Christ for 68 years and was very active in the Boardtown Community Club and the annual Heart Fund Show. Preceded in death by her sister, Peggy Walker and brother, J.W. Holloway.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday September 26th, 2019 at 3:00pm from the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Butch Jones and Minister Cody Bearden officiating. Congregational singing will be led by Shannon Bearden. Graveside interment will follow in the Boardtown Church of Christ Cemetery with Jeremy Smith, Jamie Smith, Josh Chancey, Kevin Holt, Joseph Holt, Brett Cantrell, Travis Cantrell and Garrett Sellers serving as pallbearers.
Irene is survived by her husband of 67 years, Ralph Chancey of Cherry Log, GA, daughters and sons-in-law, Cheryl & Jerry Smith of Ellijay, GA, Dianne & Wayne Holt of Ellijay, GA, Melanie & Mitchell Cantrell of Cherry Log, GA, sons and daughters-in-law, Gerald & Abby Chancey of Ellijay, GA, Johnny and Teresa Chancey of Cherry Log, GA, grandchildren and spouses, Jenni (Jeremy) Sellers, Jeremy (Brianne) Smith, Jamey (Georgia) Smith, Josh (Miranda) Chancey, Lori (Jody) Cantrell, Mandy (Adam) Banks, Kevin (Lindsey) Holt, Janna (Leeman) Teague, Joseph (Allison) Holt, Brett Cantrell, Travis Cantrell and Marissa Bowyer, 18 great-grandchildren, sister and brother-in-law, Joyce & Lail Callihan of Ellijay, GA, brothers and sisters-in-law, Benny & Kathy Holloway of Chatsworth, GA, James & Martha Holloway of Ellijay, GA.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday September 25th from 4:00pm till 9:00pm at the funeral home. Flowers are being accepted or donations may be made to the Boardtown Church of Christ Cemetery Fund in care of Shannon Bearden at 189 Chancey Road Cherry Log, GA 30522 in memory of Mrs. Chancey. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.loganfuneralhome.com. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of the arrangements.
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