Saturday, December 7, 2013

JoRetta M. Archey-Wilkinson (December 3, 2013)

JoRetta M. Archey-Wilkinson age 81, of Ansonia, Ohio passed away at 4:00 P.M. on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at Heartland of Greenville. JoRetta was born December 4, 1931 in Union City, Indiana to the late Cline J. & Thelma (Holderman) Grile.

JoRetta is survived by her children, James & Roberta Archey of Bradford, Ohio, Bill Archey of Rushsylvania, Ohio, Marcia & David Field of Ansonia, Ohio, Sharon Bevins & Fred Smith of Portland, Indiana, John & Linda Archey of Gettysburg, Ohio, Larkin Archey of Greenville, Ohio and Douglas & Kimberly Archey of Union City, Ohio; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; brother & sister-in-law, Melvin & Sue Grile of Union City, Ohio; sisters & brothers-in-law, Jeanette & Kenneth Beanblossom of Union City, Ohio, Joyce & Richard Barga of Union City, Indiana, Roberta & Larry Jenkins of Winchester, Indiana and Jane & Ron Goffena of Celina, Ohio; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, JoRetta is also preceded in death by her 1st husband, LeRoy Archey; 2nd husband, James D. Wilkinson on September 11, 2013; grandsons, Robert “Bobby” Archey, Marcus Archey and Adam Archey; granddaughter, Jody Spitler; brother, Esby Grile; and sisters, Norma Moore and Marge Jenkins.

JoRetta retired from Triangle Pacific in Union City, Indiana where she was employed for 24 years.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, December 6, 2013 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Rev. Dr. Jeff Harper officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the Alzheimer’s Association. Condolences for the family may be expressed through