|Birth: ||Feb. 6, 1927|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 2010|
Graveside service for Mrs. Priscilla P. Mercer Choate, 83, of Nacogdoches, Texas will be held on Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 2:00 pm at Sunset Memorial Park with Rev. Dock Lazarine officiating.
Priscilla was born in Appleby, Texas on February 6, 1927, the daughter of the late Isaac Cornelius and Helen Margaret (Kehner) Mercer and she passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2010 in Nacogdoches.
Priscilla married McCoy Micky Choate on November 1, 1945, and over the next 64 years they raised two sons and served as solid members of their community. Mrs. Choate served for a number of years as the secretary at Fredonia Hill Baptist Church and she was a faithful member of that church for 44 years. She also worked as a secretary at the Community Action Center in Nacogdoches and was a homemaker. She was a devoted christian, wife and mother.
Priscilla is survived by one son, Mark S. Choate and wife, Lorinda of Austin, Texas; granddaughters, Kendall Choate, Heather Choate, and Laura Choate, all of Austin; grandsons, Robert Choate of Frisco and Scott Choate of Fresno, California; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Matt Mercer of Nacogdoches and Alan Mercer of Abilene; one sister, Sharron Chesnutt of Hot Springs, Arkansas.
She was preceded in death by her son, Larry Mercer Choate; daughter-in-law, Barbara Hull Choate; one sister, Laverne Crawford; two brothers, Lenville Mercer and Bill Mercer. Visitation with the family will be held on Saturday, February 27, 2010 from 5-7 pm at Laird Funeral Home.
Isaac Cornelius Mercer (1901 - 1963)
McCoy Choate (1922 - 2011)*
Larry Mercer Choate (1946 - 1996)*
Priscilla P. Mercer Choate (1927 - 2010)
William Moses Mercer (1931 - 1969)*
LaVerne Mercer Crawford (1933 - 1987)*
Sunset Memorial Park
Created by: twar10
Record added: Feb 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48837732
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