Opal Virginia Burns Ault


Opal Virginia Burns Ault, 88, of Seymour, passed away Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, at home surrounded by her loving family.

Born Aug. 31, 1926, at Honeytown, she was the daughter of Bertis Ray and Vivian Blanche Altemeyer Burns.

On Aug. 16, 1947, she married Howard Henry “Chub” Ault who passed away Jan. 23, 2002.

Mrs. Ault was a loving, caring person and enjoyed being a housewife and mother. She attended Spraytown and Freetown Schools. Opal had been a member of Spraytown Home Economics Club. She was affiliated with Spraytown Free Methodist Church.

She is survived by her daughters, Reah Dawn Ault and Vickie Fleetwood; granddaughter, Alisha Dawn (Ezra Jack) Griffin; brother, Kenneth Eugene (Naomi) Burns; and a sister, Lola Mae Edington.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and son-in-law, Gerald Fleetwood.

The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Voss Chapel with the Rev. Jerry VanKuiken officiating. Burial will take place at White’s Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from noon until time of service at the funeral home. 

Memorials may be written to Spraytown Free Methodist Church or Ratcliff Grove Christian Church.