- Cullman, Alabama

October 15, 2012

Delona Florence ‘Toby’ DeMonia

Moss-Service Funeral Home

CULLMAN — Delona Florence ‘Toby’ DeMonia

Graveside services for Delona Florence “Toby” DeMonia, 87, of Hartselle will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at Cullman Memory Gardens, her son-in-law, Wayne Speegle officiating.

Moss-Service Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. DeMonia died Monday, Oct. 15, at her residence, following a long battle with Alzheimers. Toby had been lovingly cared for by her daughter, Angela Speegle and was able to pass on from this life to her next one while at home. She was born Sept. 17, 1925, to Ambrose and Iva Aster Waddell Alexander. She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Iva Jackson DeMonia.

Survivors include two sons, Jim DeMonia of St. George Island and Scottsboro, Ala., and Rick DeMonia of Decatur; two daughters, Joy (Bob) Sellers of Peachtree City, Ga., and Angela (Wayne) Speegle of Hartselle; a brother, Laban James of Gardendale; three sisters, Margaret Easterwood of Arab, Peggy Sanford of Saucier, Miss., and Martha Thomas of Decatur; four grandchildren, Derek Speegle of Nashville, Tenn., Gary Speegle of Leeds, B.J. Sellers of Newman, Ga., and Libby Sellers Bowen of Pelham, Ala.; and a great-granddaughter, Nora Jean Sellers.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.