Mary Drye

Mary Drye

Monday, January 25th, 1965 - Saturday, August 10th, 2019
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Mary Yvette Drye, age 54 of Poplar Street in Hartwell went to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Rainey Hospice House, Anderson, SC

Born January 25, 1965 in Cincinnati, OH and raised in Los Angeles, CA, where she attended Los Angeles City College. She was employed with Subway of Hartwell and a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church in Carnesville. Mary was passionate about her fight with breast cancer. She fought long, strong, and hard until her final breath.

She is survived by; her daughter, Timpestt Daniel of Hartwell, Ga., father, Elbert Starks, step-daughter, Kamia Carter, god-daughters, Bryuanna Heard, Akiva Verdell, brother, Melvin Courtney Drye, nephew, Melkendric Drye, nieces, Takisha Teasley, Takeyia Wilkins, and Lakeisha McLendon (Deltorious) sisters, Lenese, Sandra and Sheelah, her aunt, Daisy Sloan and uncle, Horace Sloan. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frances Starks and Melvin Drye and brother, Anthony Teasley.

Homegoing services for Mary Drye will be held on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Eleven o'clock from New Hope Full Gospel Baptist Church with Rev. Thomas Jackson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Ms. Drye will be placed in the church at 10 a.m.

The family will be at the home, 196 Poplar Street in Hartwell and will greet friends Friday, August 16, 2019 from 6-7 at the funeral home.

Coile and Hall Funeral Directors, 333 E. Johnson Street in Hartwell will be serving the family of Mary Drye.

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Karen Carey

Posted at 10:07pm
I loved this Lady when we worked at Ingles. She always thought about others before her self. Mary You will always be in my heart.RIP my friend.

Fordham Family

Posted at 12:56pm
With heartfelt condolences, Our thoughts and Prayers are with you.
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Posted at 12:45am
I send my condolence to the family for the loss of my childhood friend Mary. Her bravery behind the smile radiated the true essence of fearless, bold, and strength during her battle with cancer. She'll be truly missed. My prayer for you Tempestt is to hold on to God's unchanging hand...

Penney Whiting

Posted at 11:05pm
She was a such a wonderful person. Always a smile on her face and willing to help others. She was a very strong Lady. So sorry for your loss. I know you all will truly miss her. Prayers for you all.

Connie Little

Posted at 06:17pm
Mary worked for me at Ingles. She was a delight to work with and a fighter in every way. She always had a smile on her face even going thru all the terrible cancers she had. I am truly blessed to call her my friend. My prayers goes out to the family. Rest assured she loved everyone of you.

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