|Birth: ||May 13, 1898|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 1995|
Bessie Alice Mauzy Eye, 97, Harrisonburg, died November 19, 1995, at Oak Lea Nursing Home in Harrisonburg, where she received such loving care.
Born in Pendleton County, West Virginia on May 13, 1898, she was the daughter of the late James Edward and Valeria Moyers Mauzy.
Mrs. Eye attended the Dayton Conservatory of Music, completed the Philadelphia School of Practical Nursing in 1955, and in 1958 received her certificate of practical nursing from Martha Jefferson Hospital and Sanitarium in Charlottesville.
She was the wife of the late Henry Berlin Eye, who taught school in Pendleton County just prior to World War I when he entered the Marine Corps.
She is survived by one daughter, Helen Trew and husband, Frederick of Earlysville, Va.; one son, Bruce Eye and wife, Shirley of Appomattox, Va.; two grandsons, Thomas A. Emery and wife, Megan of Birchrunville, Pa.; and David Berlin Eye of New York City; five granddaughters, Linden Emery of San Diego, Ca., Lisa Emery Pais and husband, Joshua of New York City, Courtney Emery Holton and husband, John of Philadelphia, Pa., April Trew Greenwood and husband, Rick of Tappahannock, Va., and Suzan Eye Mann and husband, Gerald of Fredericksburg, Va.; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Eye was preceded in death by a daughter, Lucille Emery and her husband, Albert, four brothers, Frank, James, Charles and Ralph Mauzy and three sisters, Gertie Moyers Simmons and Lillie and Elva Mauzy.
Graveside services will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Wednesday morning at the Dayton Cemetery in Dayton, Virginia by the Rev. Dan Longenecker and Rev. Rick Greenwood.
Memorial donations may be made to the Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community, 1475 Virginia Avenue, Harrisonburg, Va. 22801.
Her body is at the Kyger & Trobaugh Funeral Home in Harrisonburg, where friends may call.
DAILY NEWS-RECORD, Harrisonburg, Va.,
Tuesday, November 21,1995
Berlin Henry Eye (1888 - 1950)
Created by: Marlin Diehl
Record added: Oct 18, 2011
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