Betty Louise Corgey, 90, of Edge, passed away Sunday February 21, 2016. Her family will receive friends during a visitation from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m., Tuesday, February 23, at Central Church of Christ at 1600 E. 29th St. in Bryan. She will be honored during a graveside ceremony beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 24, at New Church Cemetery in the Edge Community, with Bob Wolfert officiating. Funeral services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral Home and Crematory.
Betty was born September 2, 1925, in Topeka, Kansas, to George and Grace Fountain. She was a longtime civil service worker and member at the Edge Church of Christ. She was an avid gardener, always working in her flower garden and watching the birds. When she wasn’t gardening she enjoyed bicycling, but she especially loved spending time with her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, William Corgey Sr; her parents; her brother Kenneth Fountain; and her sister Emily Randel.
Survivors include her sons, William Corgey Jr and wife Kate, Bart Corgey and wife Linda; daughters, Bonnie Harrison, Beverly Norman, Bobette Smith; seventeen grandchildren; twenty-eight great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers will be grandsons; Chris Harrison, Timothy Seay, William Corgey III, Larry Lombardo, Michael Corgey, John Corgey, and Arthur Corgey.
In lieu of flowers, Betty asked for donations to Fosters Home at PO Box 978, Stephenville, TX or Arms of Hope at 21300 SH 16 N, Median, TX 78055.
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