Mary Elizabeth Chaney

Mary Elizabeth Chaney
February 5, 1931 - January 2, 2019

Services for Mary Elizabeth Chaney will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Hilliard Funeral Home with Pastor John Swindell officiating. Visitation will be held immediately before the service from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. She will be laid to rest next to her first husband, John Thornburg at Marvin Chapel Cemetery.
Mary Elizabeth Davis Chaney was born February 5, 1931 in Greenville, Texas. She had been a resident of Ben Wheeler all of her life. She was a member of Mineola Seventh-Day Adventist Church and worked as a CNA for many years. She enjoyed tending to her garden, chickens and dogs. More recently, she enjoyed playing bingo and dominos with her friends.
Mrs. Chaney passed away at the age of 87 on January 2, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Henry Davis, Sr. and Lilly Mae Tuner Davis; first husband, John Thornburg; second husband, D. H. Chaney; two brothers, John Henry Davis, Jr. and Charles Ray Davis; and sister, Wanda Lee Burks.
Survivors include her four sisters, Ann Aldridge of Lubbock, Ruth Mullins of Ben Wheeler, Martha Liebel of Mineola and Pearlene Purkey of Mineola.