Mary Elizabeth Menix, 80, of South Shore, formerly of Carter County, passed away Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, in King's Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.
She was born Oct. 1, 1936, in Olive Hill, a daughter of the late Howard and Hazel Fite Menix. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, H.P. Menix; and a brother-in-law, Edsel Hignite.
She was a loving babysitter to many family members, friends and neighbors. She attended the Oakland Christian Holiness Church.
She is survived by a brother, Philip (Joellen) Menix of Anderson, Ind.; two sisters, Dorothy Hignite of Flatwoods, and Betty (Greg) Brown of South Shore; and a special caregiver and cousin, Linda Withrow.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, March 3, 2017, at Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson. Minister David Gee will officiate. Burial will be in the Menix Family Cemetery.
Friends may call after noon Friday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at www.sparksfh.com.
Published on  February 28, 2017