Mrs. Marion Elizabeth Dassie, 86, formerly of Greenville and widow of William E. Dassie, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013.
Born in Chicago, IL, she was a daughter of the late Harold and Vera Freyer Kinney.
She was a 1948 graduate of Beloit College
in Wisconsin and a lifetime member of Pi Beta Phi Sorority. She was a gentle lady who enjoyed reading, bird watching and collecting stamps. Marion also loved quilting, basket weaving and was active in several area gardening clubs. She was a longtime active member of Trinity United Methodist Church where she served on various boards. Most importantly was her unending devotion and love for her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughters, Barbara Ann Dassie of Roswell, GA, Marion Dassie Surles and husband, George Anderson Surles of Columbia, SC' and Christine Elizabeth Dassie and fiance, Frank Robert Wilson of Charleston, SC; and her grandchildren, Andria Marie Surles, William Anderson Surles and Russell Anderson Surles.
The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon, April 21, from 2 until 3pm at The Mackey Mortuary. Memorial Services will be in the chapel at 3:00pm with the Reverend Murray Snow officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church or to Trees Greenville, PO Box 9232, Greenville, SC 29604.
The Mackey Mortuary.