Obit: Elena

Obit: Elena

February 17th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

Elena NashCOMMERCE Elena Beard Nash, 96, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 at Alzheimers Care of Commerce.Mrs. Nash was born in Dayton, Tenn., to the late S. White and Harriet McPherson Beard. She was a member of Hebron Presbyterian Church and a lifelong member of Order of the Amaranth. She was retired from Eastern Airlines.In addition to her parents, Mrs. Nash was preceded in death by her husband, Adams Arthur Nash; two sisters and a brother.Mrs. Nash is survived by her daughters, Barbara Stephens and Yvonne Wallace, both of Commerce, Ga., Elena Elizabeth Brown, of Dayton Beach, Fla.; son, Samuel Nash, of Lexington, Ga.; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and her extended family to include the fraternal family of the Order of the Amaranth and her co-workers from Eastern Airlines.Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, at the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home.Interment will follow at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, in Spring City Cemetery, Spring City, Tenn.The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 6 to 8 p.m.In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 41 Perimeter Center, Suite 550, Atlanta, GA 30346.Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce is in charge of arrangements.