A native of Washington County, she is the daughter of the late Orville and Okie Sifford. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, Joe Legg; sister, Lucille Jackson and her husband, William; brother, Gordon Sifford; and daughter, Barbara Long.
Mary loved the Lord and always had kind words for everyone. She retired from Appalachian Christian Village as a CNA after twenty-one years. Mary loved everyone she met, and enjoyed cooking for them. She also enjoyed sewing and taking care of her pets.
Those left to cherish Mary’s memory include: children, Judy Rosenbaum, William Nelson (Patricia), Danny Nelson (Mary), Joyce Nelson, and Michael Nelson (Cheri); and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com. Tetrick Funeral and Cremation Services 3001 Peoples Street Johnson City TN 37604 (423-610-7171) is honored to serve Mrs. Legg’s family.