Ms. Mary "Opal" Summarell, age 101, of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at Donelson Place Health and Rehab Center in Donelson.
She was a native of Franklin County and a member of the First Christian Church in Shelbyville. The daughter of the late Walter Harvey Sisk and Myrtle Elizabeth Neal Sisk, she was married to Elmer Summarell who preceded her in death in 1973.
Ms. Summarell is survived by two grandchildren: Dana Delworth and her husband John of Nashville, and Kelly Keenan and her husband Robert of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. She is also survived by three great grandchildren: Terry Lambert of Mt. Juliet and Kate and Jane Delworth, both of Nashville.
Along with her husband and parents, Ms. Summarell was preceded in death by one son: Gary D. Summarell in 2000 and her daughter-in-law, Marie Sharp Summarell in 2009.
Visitation will be on Friday, January 11, 2013 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Gowen-Smith Funeral Chapel in Shelbyville. Graveside services will be on Friday, January 11, 2013 at 1:00 pm at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Shelbyville with Rev. Tom Bierovic officiating.