She was born March 13, 1940, in Rabun County to the late V.L. and Eula Marie Watts Moore. She was a homemaker and a very loving and loved woman. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother who loved life, music and John Wayne. She loved the simple things in life and was always smiling and never met a stranger. Mary had a long history of strokes and heart problems, but she battled through and never complained. She will be deeply missed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: an infant daughter, Penny Free; and a brother, Carl Watts.
Survivors include: a son, Sandy Stancil (Cheryl) of Goshen, N.H.; a daughter, Tina Stancil of Lula; sisters, Inez Watts and Alice Wilson (Robert) of Tiger; three grandchildren, Amber Mills (Ryan) of Tiger, Logan Stancil of Goshen and Cody Shirley (Abby) of Mountain City; three great-grandchildren, Danielle, Riley and Mia; and several nephews, nieces and cousins.
Funeral services were held Sunday at Hunter Funeral Home with the Rev. Larry Cannon and layman Lloyd Hunter officiating. Burial followed in Liberty Cemetery on Bridge Creek Road.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers memorial donations be made in her honor to Hunter Funeral Home, P.O. Box 653, Clayton, GA, to aid in funeral expenses.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.