Mary Etta Tacy
Mary Etta Tacy, age 85, of Beckley, formerly of Cass, died Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley.
Born May 5, 1926, at Pocahontas County, she was a daughter of the late Walter Casper and Dewie Grace Slayton Nelson.
Mary was of the Methodist faith. She was a 1945 graduate of Green Bank High School. She was a retired store clerk and a nurse's aide.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Tacy; an infant son; a sister; and eight brothers.
She is survived by her daughter, Karen Bennett, of Beckley; a granddaughter, Lisa Bennett, of Beckley; a sister, Dollie Lewis, of Green Bank; and a brother, Ted Nelson, of Brunswick, Georgia.
As per her wishes, she was cremated and a private graveside service will be held at a later date.