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Nancy Kay Merritt Daugherty

February 14, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, June 25, 1940
Died: 
Sunday, February 12, 2012
Services: 
Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, February 15, 2012 also at Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Nancy Kay Merritt Daugherty was born on the family farm in Garrett, Texas on June 25, 1940, to Jimmie Brown Merritt (Bobo) and Willis H. Merritt. When her father returned from WW II, the Merritt family moved to Weatherford, Texas in 1946.

After graduation from Weatherford High School, she attended Weatherford Jr. College where she was involved in numerous activities.

In September of 1959 she married her high school sweetheart, Charles Daugherty.

Nancy spent all of her professional career working in the Fort Worth Independent School District and her final years before retirement were at Cooks Children's Hospital.

She was a faithful member of the Weatherford South Main Church of Christ.

She is preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Willis Merritt Jr. (Bud).

She is survived by her two children, Chuck Daugherty and wife Karla and Susan Daugherty Sodek and husband Ben, all of Weatherford, Texas, and four grandchildren, David Daugherty, Sarah Daugherty Brown and husband, Dusty, Jessica Sodek and Sam Sodek, one sister Linda Merritt Martin and husband (Paul) of Adkins, Texas. One sister-in-law Sue Merritt of Lancaster, California and several nieces and nephews.

Sports Calendar

Friday, October 31

  • AHS Varsity vs. Granbury at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, Football Senior Parent Night, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Newman International, 7:30 p.m. *District Game

Tuesday, November 4

  • AHS Varsity Girls Orange at Wichita Falls Varsity Tournament, Canyon West, 9:00 a.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Stephenville Henderson JH at Aledo MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School at Stephenville Henderson JH;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

Friday, November 7

  • AHS Varsity at Cleburne, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 14

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Texas Girls Classic, Texarkana Country Club through Nov. 15

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