Beverly Sue Lamley, 78, of Excelsior Springs, MO, passed away November 1, 2023 at Shirkey Memory Care Center in Richmond, MO. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family.
Beverly was born May 12,1945 to Raymond and Verna Wade of Excelsior Springs, MO. She graduated Excelsior Springs High School in 1963. On February 6, 1965 she married Joseph Lamley and raised a family of four children. Her main priority was being a devoted mother and grandmother, in addition, to being a life long resident of Excelsior Springs. Started her career as a doctor’s aide for McCleary’s Clinic. After a few years she stepped away to raise her four small children, returning later to work as an assistant for the State Farm Insurance. Through constant study and perseverance, she earned her insurance agent license, working there until she retired in the mid 90’s.
Outside of family and career, her passions included shopping, frequenting casinos, playing cards, trying new foods, wines and restaurants and especially her pets. She was a member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority for many years and through this sorority, she made several life long friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Verna, and her brothers, Raymond Jr. and Roger.
Beverly leaves a legacy of love and memories with her husband, Joseph, and four children, Devery Hunt (Lonnie), Steven Lamley (Elaina), Jennifer Lamley, and Lance Lamley (Tina); and three grandchildren, Daulton Hunt, Joseph Lamley and Jackson Lamley. She also left behind a younger brother, Randy Wade, as well as many nieces and nephews.
A visitation will take place on Monday, November 6, 2023 from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. at Bross & Spidle Chapels, 217 W. Broadway, Excelsior Springs, followed by mass at St Ann’s Catholic Church, 1503 Tracy, starting 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow mass at Hillcrest Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s association or your local animal shelter in Beverly’s name.
Our Sincere Condolences
Joe, and family, Don and Carol Buckman want to give our condolences to you. Your Bev was a good wife and a wonderful mother and I know she must of been a wonderful grandmother. Prayers and blessings to you all.
Joe, we are so sorry about Beverly’s passing! We had no idea, and have such fond memories of her good humor and easy laughter. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.
Gary and Patty Easley