Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Tammie Jane Roy, 49, Russell County, KY (1972-2021)

Tammie Jane Roy, of Russell Springs, passed away on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at her home. She was 49 years of age.

Born on May 19, 1972, in Columbia, she was a daughter of Betty Robertson Ashbrook and the late Phillip George. Tammy was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was employed by Lawless and Smith True Value Supply. Most of all, she loved her family. She was the best "Mammy" to her grandbabies.

Survivors include her husband, Tim Roy, whom she wed on January 7, 2006;

two sons, Trevor (and Natalie) Foster of Columbia, and Kyler Roy of El Paso, Texas;

two daughters, Britany (and Branden) Ford of Columbia, and Sierra (and Matt) Ryan, of Hawaii;

six grandsons, Seth Ford, Nate Ford, Rhett Foster, River Foster, Jackson Ryan, and Samuel Ryan;

three granddaughters, Abby Ford, Ella Ford, and Lillie Foster;

her mother, Betty Ashbrook of Russell Springs; and her mother-in-law, Bobby Roy of Jamestown.

She is also survived by five brothers, Ricky (and Sandy) George of Columbia, Randy (and Missy) George of Russell Springs, Gary (and Anne) George of Edmonton, Greg (and Tara) George of Russell Springs, and Timmy (and Renae) George of Russell Springs; and one sister, Rebecca (and Kenny) Dixon of Greensburg. A host of nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

Tammie was preceded in death by her father, Phillip George.

Funeral services will be 1pmCT Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at Bernard Funeral Home with Brother Leonard Pierce and Weston Dixon officiating. Burial will follow in Dixon Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 Tuesday.

Pallbearers for Tammie will be Seth Ford, Nate Ford, Ron Wooley, Kyler Roy, Joe Aaron, Owen George, Blake Williams, and Alan Beavers.

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2021-10-11 10:36:04
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

Tammie Ashbrook Roy, 49, Russell Springs, KY

2021-10-11 - Photo from the family.
Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by Linda Waggener and Pen Waggener, PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia Magazine. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.