NICHOLSON - Josiephine Lee "Josie" Gary, 83, died Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at St. Mary's Hospice House.
She was born in Nicholson, the daughter of the late John Calvin and Hattie Patton Brock. She was a retired custodian of Benton Elementary School and a member of River of Life Worship Center. Mrs. Gary was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Lee Gary; and a son, Roy Lee Gary.
Survivors include sons, Aubrey Gary, Commerce, and Thomas Gary, Nicholson, and Lee Gary, Nicholson; brothers, Odean Brock, Nicholson, Grant Brock, Commerce, Thomas Brock, Statham, and Paul Jr Brock, Nicholson; sister, Sarah Adams, Jefferson; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Marjorie Grizzle, Danielsville.
Funeral services will be held Friday, March 29, at 2 p.m. from River of Life Worship Center with the Revs. Bobby Ivester, Howard Rhodes, Curtis Greene, and Marty Smith officiating. Interment will be in Nicholson Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, March 28, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.