Stella Motley, 87, a retired secretary, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, in Decatur.
A memorial service is 11 a.m. Friday, March 22, at the Church of Christ, 379 Cemetery Rd., in Boyd.
Stella was born in 1925 in Bend to William and Mable (Horton) Byrd. She was married to Ervie Motley until his death in September 1994. Stella was also preceded in death by her sisters, Mavis, Eva Nell and Louise.
She is survived by her children, Jerry Motley, Sharon Eaves and Carolyn Smith; grandchildren Ayla Eaves, Kristin Motley, Levi Smith and Matthew Motley; brother Bucky Byrd; other family members and a host of friends.