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Nancy Kay Merritt Daugherty

February 14, 2012 by Anonymous

Tuesday, June 25, 1940
Sunday, February 12, 2012
Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 2:00pm
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

Monday, December 29

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Moritz Auto Group Holiday Classic, Aledo

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fibermax Caprock Classic, Lubbock

Friday, January 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Maypearl at Aledo High School, A 4:00 pm and JV 5:30 pm.

Saturday, January 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua/Cleburne (Dark) at Cleburne, B 12:00 pm.

  • Aledo Soccer Alumni Game at Bearcat Stadium, Ladycats 12:00 pm and Bearcats 2:00 pm.

Tuesday, January 6

  • Aledo Bearcats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and A 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Freshmen 6:30 pm and Varsity 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats at Boswell, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm.

Thursday, January 8

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Waxahachie 287 Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats vs The Colony at Waxahachie Tournament, 7:30 pm. January 9 & 10 opponenet and time TBA.

  • Aledo Middle School Ladycats at Brewer. 7th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats vs Brewer Middle School. 7th at Aledo Gym 1, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th at Aledo MPC, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, January 9

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats 7th & 8th A at Azle Junior High School Tournament.

  • Aledo Bearcat JV at Keller Timber Creek Tourny

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Everman at Aledo High School, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and A 8:00 pm. *District Game

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