Mary Elizabeth Lyles "Nanny", 96, of Trenton departed this life on Friday December 14, 2012 at Compassionate Care Hospice at St. Francis Medical Center.
Born in Norfolk, VA, she relocated to New Jersey and attended Dutch Neck School in West Windsor. She was employed by Trenton Board of Education, retiring in 1978. She was a member of Holy Trinity COGIC (Courtney Temple).
Predeceased by her husband Albert Lyles Sr., her parents, Willis and Martha Brothers, her son , Albert "Junie" Lyles, Jr., son-in-law, Elder John M. Clark Sr. and eight siblings.
Surviving are one daughter; Beatrice Clark; 12 grandchildren; Ronald Lyles; Esther Williams; Rosalyn Marshall; Michael Carter; Scott Carter; Andrea Lyles; Kim Carter; John Clark Jr.; Dwaine Clark Sr.; Jeffrey Clark Sr.; Gregg Clark; and Jeremy Clark; 28 great-grandchildren; 18 great-great grandchildren; three nieces; Edith; Ruth; and Theresa; and a host of great nieces, and nephews.
Funeral Services will be Saturday (Dec. 22) at 11 a.m. at Cadwalder Asbury United Methodist Church 900 Stuyvesant Ave Trenton, NJ 08618. Interment will be in Ewing Cemetery Calling hours will be Saturday from 9-11 a.m. at the church.
Arrangements are by Campbell Funeral Chapel, Trenton.