Denison - Mary (Nelsene) Mardis, 85,
entered into eternal life Monday, May 24, 2010 at Denison Manor.
Mrs. Mardis was born Oct. 30, 1924 in Matoy, Okla., the daughter
of Floyd and Angie (Knight) Bryant. Nelsene married the love of her life,
Troy "Buddy" Mardis, Aug. 5, 1944 in Durant, Okla. She retired from the
Katy Association after many years of service. Her family always came first;
she was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. Although her family will
miss her dearly they find comfort in knowing she is home with her Lord
Mrs. Mardis is survived by her daughter, Carol Smith and husband
Glenn of Denison; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Nelsene
was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Troy Mardis and great-grandson,
Ashton Scott Matthews.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 26, 2010
at Fairview Cemetery Chapel with Pastor Gene Amerson officiating. Family
visitation will be held from 6 -7 p.m. Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at Fisher
A special thanks to the staff at Denison Manor for the care and
special attention given to my mother.
Arrangements are under the direction of Fisher Funeral Home, located
at 604 W. Main in Denison.
The Herald Democrat, May 26, 2010