Marie Wyatt Clay, age 82, Piney Flats, went to be with the Lord Friday, September 20, 2013, at her residence.
She was a native of Piney Flats, TN, who had lived in West Virginia as a child prior to returning to Piney Flats. She was a daughter of the late James Foster and Gladys Mae Penix Wyatt.
Mrs. Clay was a member of Piney Flats First Baptist Church — a church she loved.
She was a Homemaker, had a passion for life, people and loved to travel.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, John Edward Clay; two brothers, James Wyatt Jr. and Harold Wyatt; and two sisters, Dorothea Wyatt and Carol Sue Kent.
Survivors include: son, Tony Edward Clay, and his wife, Lorie, Piney Flats; daughter, Judy Marlene Clay, Piney Flats; two granddaughters, Rebekah and Petra Clay, both of Piney Flats; great-granddaughter, Destiny Strange, Piney Flats; brother, Donald Wyatt, Piney Flats; and sister, Patricia Wyatt, Piney Flats.
The family extends special thanks to Amedisys Hospice, Carmen Baker and Dr. Patrick MacMillan.
The family of Marie Clay will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Piney Flats First Baptist Church.
Funeral services will follow at 7:00 PM in the church sanctuary. Dr. Allen Davis will officiate. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends.
Family and friends will meet by 10:30 AM Tuesday at Morris-Baker to go in procession to Edgefield Cemetery for 11:00 AM graveside services.
For those who wish memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011 or www.alz.org and the Piney Flats First Baptist Church, 100 Cherry Road, Piney Flats, Tennessee 37686.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family via www.morrisbaker.com.
Morris-Baker and Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, is serving the Clay family