Dianne Gale Kauffman

Dianne Gale Kauffman, 65, of Prattville, Ala., formerly of Benton, passed away on Nov. 28.  She was born Oct. 12, 1947, in Vicksburg, Miss., to the late Nick and Erma Louise Velchoff.
Dianne was a retired school teacher from the Autauga County School System in Prattville and a devoted member of the First United Methodist Church of Prattville.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Mike Velchoff.
Dianne is survived by her husband, Rusty Kauffman of Prattville, Ala.; sons, Reid Kauffman and wife Leslie of Hot Springs and Layne Kauffman of Orlando, Fla.; a daughter, Kelli Hardy and husband Michael of Prattville, Ala.; a brother, Van Velchoff of Birmingham, Ala.; her beautiful granddaughters, Kaylin, Abigail, Kacie and Megan, whom she loved dearly. Dianne will be greatly missed by all of her family and friends. 
A private family graveside service will be held Tuesday, Dec. 4, at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander by Ashby Funeral Home of Benton.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at First United Methodist Church in Prattville, Ala. Visitation at Ashby Funeral Home will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3.
Onine guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com 
Family Ccomments: The family would like to thank everyone for all their prayers and words of kindness.