Edna “Nanny” Dildy, 88, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014.
Funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m., Thursday in Mount Olivet Chapel. Interment at Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Olivet.
Edna was born March 15, 1926, in Nashville, Arkansas. Mrs. Dildy, or “Nanny” as most people knew her, will be remembered for her love and devotion to her family and friends. She and Sim were married for 57 years and worked very hard raising four boys and one girl. Edna loved to study her bible and her faith was strong for the Lord. She spent her life serving others without thinking of herself.
Edna was preceded in death by her husband, Sim B. Dildy; son, Joe Dildy; and daughter-in-law, Pam Dildy.
Survivors include; sons, Charles Dildy and wife, Sonja, Gene Dildy and Phil Dildy and wife, Cheri; daughter, Patricia Sewell and husband, Dell, of Boyd; daughter-in-law, Jackie Dildy of Azle; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; close cousin, Florene Wilson-Brown; and close friend, Joanna Royce.
The Azle News,
March 19, 2014 Edition