Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
Funeral Home
"Your Way Is Our Way!"
Ruth Dalreene Holt Ashley
November 14, 1929 - March 01, 2018
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Friday March 02, 2018, 6:30-8:00 PM
Providence Baptist Church
1319 Virgilina Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27573
Saturday March 03, 2018, 2PM
Church Service
Providence Baptist Church
1319 Virgilina Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27573
Ruth Dalreene Holt Ashley, 88, of 1746 Halifax Rd., Roxboro, died Thursday, March 1, 2018 at her residence. Born in Person County, Mrs. Ashley was the daughter of the late Cameron and Lillian Perkins Holt and wife of the late Melvin Edward Ashley. Mrs. Ashley was a homemaker and caregiver and retired from Rose's with over 20 years service. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and mother-in-law who loved her God, her family and her animals. Mrs. Ashley was preceded in death by her sister, Joan Holt.

Mrs. Ashley is survived by her daughters, Joan M. Ashley and Dale A. Wooten and husband Raymond, all of Roxboro; two grandchildren, Timothy Jerreal Wooten and wife Lara and Ashley Wooten Warren and huband Joey; three great-grandchildren, Jack Reed Warren, Mason James Warren and Blythe Azalea Wooten.

Funeral services 2PM Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Providence Baptist Church by the Rev. Raymond Wooten and the Rev. Dennis McDonald. Burial will follow in the Providence Cemetery. Visitation will be held 6:30-8:30PM Friday at Providence Baptist Church and at other times at the home.

Pallbearers will be Mike Ashley, Stacy Ashley, Vernon Ashley, Ronnie Shelton, Joey Warren, Jimmy Mitchell, Mickey Thompson, and Timothy Wooten. Honorary pallbearer will be Jack Warren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to My Life Matters, 80 Danwin Ln., Roxboro, NC, 27573 or Person County Animal Shelter, 2103 Chub Lake Rd., Roxboro, NC 27574.