Nellie Jean Daisey, 80


Nellie Jean Daisey, 80, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2008, in Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, Del. She worked at Seawatch International in Milford, Del., working in the personnel department and later in the security department, retiring in 1995 after many years of service. She was a member of the VFW Post 7422 Ladies Auxiliary in Millsboro. Her favorite hobby was crocheting, which she did for many years.

Daisey was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Elizabeth Cooper Dennis; her husband, Leroy; and her son, Donald. She is survived by her son, Terry Daisey and his wife, Carolyn, of Dagsboro, Del; eight grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 12, 2008, at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S Washington Street, Millsboro, where friends may call at 9 a.m. Interment will be in Carey’s Cemetery, Millsboro. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for contributions to the Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.