|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1924|
|Death: ||Apr. 15, 2012|
South Carolina, USA
Iva Nell Slay Seymore, beloved mother and Nanny, 88, died Sunday, April 15, 2012 at Greenville Memorial Hospital.
Born January 31, 1924 in Elberton, GA, she was the daughter of the late Eddie Carl and Elizabeth Viva Dunn Slay, and wife of the late Arthur Lee Seymore.
She was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening and her family.
Surviving are four sons, Terry Seymore (Pat), Mike Seymore (Joan), Ronald Seymore (Jane), and Gary Seymore (Adele). Also surviving are her nine precious grandchildren, Michael, Melissa, Chris, Rodney, Jeremy, Lacey, Grayson, Jackson, and Tyler; and eleven great grandchildren, who were the joys of her life; sister, Virginia Overstreet (Les); and brother, Monroe Slay (Thelma).
In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by four brothers, James, Jack, O'Neil, and Tommy Slay; and three sisters, Ruth Seymore, Alice Paul, and Beulah Fowler.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 17, 2012 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. at the Northwest chapel. Burial will follow in Graceland West Cemetery.
The family wishes to express gratitude to the numerous wonderful nurses and technicians on the Oncology floor and the doctors at Greenville Memorial Hospital and Cancer Centers of the Carolinas, as well as friends and family during Nell's illness.
Memorials may be made to the Greenville County Cancer Society, 113 Mills Avenue, Greenville, SC 29605 or Meals on Wheels, 15 Oregon Street, Greenville, SC 29605.
The family will be at the residence.
Eddie Carlton Slay (1894 - 1979)
Viva Elizabeth Dunn Slay (1900 - 1980)
Arthur Lee Seymore (1926 - 1976)
Lucile Slay (1916 - 1921)*
Melvin Eugene Slay (1918 - 1994)*
Tommie Marion Slay (1920 - 1975)*
James Carl Slay (1922 - 2001)*
Iva Nell Slay Seymore (1924 - 2012)
Samuel O'Neil Slay (1926 - 1999)*
Nora Ruth Slay Seymore (1928 - 1996)*
Malcolm Slay (1931 - 2015)*
Beulah Slay Fowler (1933 - 2011)*
Alice Carolyn Slay Paul (1935 - 2008)*
Elizabeth Virginia Slay Overstreet (1940 - 2013)*
Graceland West Cemetery and Mausoleum
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Lanie
Record added: Apr 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88725240
Added: Apr. 18, 2012