Mable Alene Waddell

Mable Alene Waddell, 92, of Elizabethtown, a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother, died peacefully in her sleep Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Kensington Center. She was born and raised in Grayson County by her loving parents, Benjamin Franklin Mercer and Noma Thomas Lucas Mercer. She was preceded in death by the loving father of her children, Frank Waddell; a son, Lewis Waddell; two daughters, Louise Osborne and Doris Long;a grandson-in-law,Michael Nall and a great grandson, Brian Jaggers. She is survived by three daughters, Thelma Jean Roof (Johnny), Mary Teresa Grant (Kenneth) and Rose Nealey (Vince); 13 grandchildren, Larry Roof (Blinda), Doug Roof, Lisa Nall, Ronnie Waddell (Trudy), Chuck Grant (Lori), Peggy Flowers (Darrell), Jeff Grant, Dedra Kerr (Greg), Robin Hart (Buddy), Daniel Blakenship (Cindy), David Underwood, Stacy Westover (Christopher) and Anita Shepherd (James); 16 great grandchildren and 28 great great grandchildren. She retired from Elizabethtown Sportswear after many years of service. She enjoyed her retirement days spending time with her family, cooking, sewing, working in the yard and taking care of her birds. She was loved by all and will be deeply missed. The funeral will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home with Dr. Charles Darland officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. and continue after 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed online at


Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Friday, January 19, 2018 starting at 2:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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