Beverly Ann McRae, 84, of Hernando, Fla., and formerly of Battle Creek, Mich., died Monday Nov. 18, 2013, at Arbor Trail Nursing Facility of Inverness. Beverly was born April 23, 1929, in Detroit to Clifton and Charlotte (Holt) Case. Beverly was a 1948 graduate of Bellevue High School. Beverly was employed by the Federal Home Life Insurance Company for ten years, retiring in the early 1980's. She married Marion Eugene "Gene" McRae Oct. 8, 1950, in Battle Creek.
Beverly is survived by her husband of 63 years, Gene McRae, Hernando; daughters, Nancy (Ron) Reincke of Tekonsha, Mich., Cynthia (Timothy Harper) James, of Gobles, Mich., Kathy (Richard) Hughes, of Battle Creek, Joni (Willie) Whetstone, of Battle Creek; brothers, Lawrence (Joyce) Case of Bellevue, Mich., Edward (Pat) Case, Ocala, Donald (Barbara) Case, Battle Creek, Cameron Case, of Oklahoma; sister-in-law, Carolyn Case; grandchildren, Dea Petersen, Danica Swafford, Roy Rolfe, Kelly Smith, Michael Ayers, Tony Ayres, Lisa Allen, Eric Culp, Nicholas Culp, Willie Whetstone Jr., and Sarah Whetstone; 17 great-grandchildren; and two, great-great-grandchildren. Beverly was preceded in death by her sisters, Barbara Cooley and Deanna Perry; a brother, Raymond "Bud" Case.
No local services will be scheduled. Memorial contributions may be made to First Church of God, 5510 E. Jasmine Lane, Inverness, FL 34450 or Hospice of Citrus and The Nature Coast, P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464. Please visit Beverly's webpage at www.bachmanhebble.com