Tina Motley, was married for 62 years, to her husband Harold Motley, who left her earthly home in Clay, Alabama on August 7, 2023.
Mrs. Motley, age 83, is the daughter of Mary Botwin and Paul Botwin, both of whom preceded her in death. Mrs. Motley had one sister, Shirley Calmer, and one brother, Roger Botwin, both of whom preceded her in death.
Mrs. Motley is a member of First Baptist Church in Trussville, Alabama. Mrs. Motley is a graduate of Minor High School. Mrs. Motley excelled in her studies and enjoyed being a high school cheerleader. She went on to a career working at Hayes International, Chicago Bridge and Iron, Internal Revenue Service and retired from the Social Security Administration. Upon her retirement, she devoted herself to her greatest joy; that of being a mother and grandmother.
Mrs. Motley was blessed with one son, Butch Motley, who along with his wife, Natalie Motley of Trussville, gave her the ultimate gift of two granddaughters, Ramsey Claire Motley and Landry Elaine Motley, both students at their beloved Auburn University. In addition to her son, daughter-in-law, and granddaughters, Mrs. Motley is survived by her niece Denise Neville and her daughters Hannah and Hayden of Sarasota, Florida.
Visitation will be held at Jefferson Memorial on Thursday, August 10th from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. with a chapel service beginning at 2:00 p.m. A committal service will immediately follow at Jefferson Memorial’s adjourning cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or a charity of your choosing.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Marcus Cates and Cornerstone Caregiving and Enhabit Hospice of Oneonta for their excellent care and compassion shown to Tina Motley.