Funeral services for Neva Joy Garrico McCarty, 79, were held January 24 at Carty Funeral Home in Neon.
She died January 22.
Born in a log cabin in Arkansas, she was registered nurse, and was graduated from the nursing program at Muskogee Baptist Hospital in Oklahoma.
She had worked in diabetic counseling at Dr. Brenda Baker’s office in Neon, and had served East Letcher Ministries in Neon.
Surviving are her husband, H. Winston McCarty; two sons, Phillip Kale Mc- Carty of Somerset and Seth Alan McCarty and wife Bonnie of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; seven grandchildren, Nicole McCarty McQueary and husband Jeremy, Jeremy McCarty and wife Angela, Emily McCarty Patterson and husband Anthony, and Rebecca McCarty, all of Somerset, Brianne Mc- Carty of Lexington, and Sam and Bradie McCarty of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; three great-grandchildren, Lydia McQueary, Dominic McCarty, and Oonagh McQueary of Somerset; and a goddaughter, Diane Honchel and the Honchel family.