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Betty (Starkey) Smith Noggle

February 27, 1927 ~ January 6, 2020 (age 92)

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Betty Smith Noggle, 92 of Ashville, OH passed away at The Wyngate of Circleville, OH on Mon. Jan. 6, 2020.  Betty was born on Feb. 27, 1927 to the late George Blaine and Sarah Ella (Stevens) Starkey. Betty lived her whole life working and raising her family in Pickaway County.  Betty was retired from the Veteran’s Services Dept. in Circleville.  She had also worked at the L & K Motel and Berger Hospital.  Betty was a lifetime member of Pythian Sisters of Ashville and had also been a member of Ashville Women’s Civic Club.  Betty attended Village Chapel Church in Ashville.  She enjoyed her time spent with special friends Dennis and Carol Blaney.  Betty enjoyed crocheting and made an afghan for almost everyone in the family. She loved playing bingo, doing puzzles, collecting thimbles and solar powered characters, which she had over 43 in her window.  Her favorite flower was the African Violet which she grew.   

Along with her parents, Betty was preceded in death by spouses Emory C. Smith, Victor L. Curry and Alton (Chuck) Noggle; all her sisters and brothers, stepdaughters Ferne Diltz and Patty Getson and a granddaughter Rhonda Harber.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Charles “Bob” (Kathleen) Smith, Sally (Dean) Sisson, Melinda (Terry) Mikruta, stepdaughter Betty (Marvin) Wilson; 19 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, 12 great great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Wed. Jan. 8, 2020 from 4-7:30 p.m. with a Funeral Service on Thurs. Jan. 9th at 11 a.m. with Pastor Robert “Bobby” Lawrence officiating at Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 420 W. Main St. Ashville, OH 43103.  Interment will follow at Harrison Township Cemetery, South Bloomfield.  Online condolences to

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January 8, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home
420 Main St. W
Ashville, OH 43103

Funeral Service
January 9, 2020

11:00 AM
Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home
420 Main St. W
Ashville, OH 43103

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