Opal L. Speight(1929 - 2020)

Opal L. Speight left this Earth for her heavenly home on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. Opal was born in Cairo, GA on December 15, 1929.

Opal was a resident of Chipley, FL for 30 years. She had worked at Washington County Bank for 10 years and the City of Chipley until she retired at the age of 76. Mama loved to read, cook and sew. She was most proud of her family and her Christian faith.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Holland M. Speight.

She is survived by one daughter, Trisha Speight Payne, and husband Lindsay Payne of Chipley, three sons Dallas Speight and wife Sheila Speight of Jacksonville, FL, Dennis Speight and wife Jeannie Speight of Weeki Wachee, FL, Randy Speight and wife Elaine Speight of Whiteville, NC. She had 11 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren.

Services were held at First Baptist Church, Chipley, FL, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020 Visitation at 10 a.m. followed by service at 11 a.m. Reverend Mike Orr is officiating. Interment followed at Wachob Forest Lawn Cemetery. Brown Funeral Home of Chipley, FL is in charge of arrangements. Family and friends may sign the online register at www.brownfh.net

Funeral Home

Brown Funeral Home & Blue Lake Crematory
1068 Main St. Chipley, FL 32428
(850) 638-4010
Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on Feb. 5, 2020