Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Grace VanWey, 74, of Jefferson, Texas will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 2, 2012 at the Capt. Wm. Perry Chapel of Haggard Funeral Home, with Rev. Allison Byerley officiating. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at Haggard Funeral Home.
Mrs. Van Wey was born in Des Arc, Arkansas on December 20, 1937 to Marvin and Mary Frances Rogers Willeford. She passed away on July 29, 2012 in Marshall. She moved to Jefferson from Grand Prarie, Tx. in the mid 1990’s and enjoyed traveling. She was a member of the Smithland United Methodist Church. Mrs. VanWey was preceded in death by her husband Willard, December 27, 2010. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Eddie Willeford, sister, Sue Motes, and sister-in-law, Sherrie Willeford.
Surviving relatives include her children Judith Guglielmi and husband Geno, Evelyn Jolly, David VanWey and wife Denise, Thomas VanWey all of Jefferson. Brothers, Bobby Willeford and Stevie Willeford both of Bisco, Arkansas, sisters, Margaret Williams of Hazen, Arkansas, Roberta Young of Austin, Arkansas, and Della Nottingham of Jacksonville, Arkansas. Grandchildren, Jennifer Moore, Tonia White, Geno Guglielmi, Austin Guglielmi, Scott Cullum, Jason Jolly, Eric Jolly, Brianna Jolly, B.J. Cook, Jessica Lingo, Cassie VanWey, Dhana VanWey and Alyssa VanWey, thirteen great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be, Scott Cullum, Jason Jolly, Eric Jolly, B.J. Cook, Geno Guglielmi and Austin Guglielmi.