Judith Tabor Huntley

June 3, 1950 - January 5, 2022
Judith Tabor Huntley

Judith Tabor Huntley, 71, of Lexington, died Wednesday, January 5, 2022.

A native of Henderson County, she was the daughter of the late Grace Edney Tabor and Clarence “Toby” Tabor.  Judith is also preceded in death a brother, Kevin Lloyd Tabor, and her grandparents, Gertie and Charlie Tabor, and Charlie and Lucy Jackson Edney.

She earned a bachelor’s degree from High Point University in Marketing.  Judith had prior residences in Union City, SC, Richmond, VA, and Hendersonville, NC.  She was of the Baptist Faith.  Judith enjoyed painting, drawing, quilting, cross- stitch, stained glass, and cooking.

She is survived by her loving husband of 47 years, Willard Stephen Huntley; a daughter, Kristan Alisa Huntley of Memphis, TN; a son, Stephen Adam Huntley of Charlotte, NC; a sister, Janet Tabor Carter and her husband Sam of Sanford, NC; a sister-in-law, Margaret O’Brien of Chicago, IL; a niece, Amanda Carter; an aunt, Jean “Bug” Wright; a beloved dog, Pugsley; and numerous cousins and other relatives.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 PM on Sunday, January 9, 2022, at Bat Cave Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to be made to a local animal shelter of the donor’s choice.


Sunday, January 9, 2022
3:00 PM

Bat Cave Baptist Church - Directions

Bat Cave, NC


Sunday, January 9, 2022
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Bat Cave Baptist Church - Directions

Bat Cave, NC

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  • January 07, 2022
    Robin Tysinger says:
    Judy was a wonderful friend. I will miss her much! Steve, Adam and Kris we are thinking of you. Robin, Gary, Alison and Drew Tysinger

  • January 07, 2022
    Christy says:
    She was very loved by all the cashier and staff at the shell we will miss her , once you met her you never forgot her

  • January 07, 2022
    Lee Stanley says:
    Steve, our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God strengthen you and your family during this time. The Radio Shop guys... Lee, Shaine and Recon

  • January 07, 2022
    Kimberly Hilton says:
    Steve, my heart goes out to you and your family. Please know I am keeping each of you in my thoughts and prayers that God will comfort you.

  • January 08, 2022
    charlene mabry (charlie may) says:
    Steve kris and Adam, I am sorry for your lost , we go way back from when I use to babysit the kids, I have a lot of fond memories I had talked to judy about a month ago and she was excited saying that were working on the mountain house. May God bless and keep you