Cora Lee Ayers was born in Beartown, West Virginia on November 19, 1921
Cora Lee Ayers
November 19. 1921 - October 4, 2013
Cora Lee Ayers was born in Beartown, West Virginia on November 19, 1921. She moved to Mexico Beach in 1959 with her family. She passed away on October 4, 2013 at the age of 91. She was preceded in death by her husband, John D. Ayers, Jr. and her daughter, Shirley A. Brogdon.
She is survived by her three children, Ella Parson, John Ayers III, and Bonnie Keigans, all from the Port St. Joe area. She lived to see and enjoy 13 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and nine great-great-grandchildren. She was a great mother and grandmother.
She will always be remembered for homemade quilts, biscuits and gravy, and her applesauce cake with peanut butter icing. No one will forget her love of coffee and family. She will forever be loved and missed.
Funeral services were held 4 p.m. ET at Holly Hill Cemetery on Tuesday, October 8, 2013.
Services were under the direction of the Comforter Funeral Home.