Nela Jean Basey of Greenwood died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2008, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.
Her ashes will be scattered in the old family cemetery in Montgomery County.
Mrs. Basey, a homemaker, was born in Montgomery County and resided in the Greenwood area most her life. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Winona. She was a resident of Riverview Nursing Home for the past five years.
Survivors include: daughters, Linda Murray, Brenda Murray and Bridget Basey; and sisters, Hazel Holland of Orlando, Fla., and Opel Corley of Hazlehurst.