Dovie "Irene" Mace of Marion, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
Miss Mace was born in McDowell County to the late George Phillip Mace and Annie Odell Ownbey Mace. Miss Mace attended the East Marion Methodist Church. She enjoyed cooking and caring for others. She was a supervisor at Washington Mills.
Her memory will be cherished by special neighbors, Woody Cranford and family, Mack Cranford and family, Doug and Jean Taylor and Gene Honeycutt and family, all of Marion; and a host of cousins and friends.
Funeral services for Miss Mace will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, June 15, in the McCall Memorial Chapel of Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion, with the Rev. Phillip J. Tate officiating.
Interment will follow at the Nebo Cemetery.
The body will lie in state at the funeral home, one hour prior to the service.
Kirksey Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the Mace family with arrangements.