Vie Sevy, obituary
Vie Kathryn Wright Sevy, 75 of Spring Hill, Tenn. and previously from Orange Park, Fla. and Columbus, Ohio, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013.
She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend to many. Mrs. Sevy was born in Weston, WV and graduated as valedictorian from Central High School in Columbus, Ohio, completing her education in only three years.
She met and married the love of her life, Edward Frank Sevy. He was in the Navy and she followed him everywhere around the country. After moving to Orange Park, Fla. she went back to school and graduated as valedictorian with a Masters Degree in Education from the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Fla. She then became an elementary school teacher and just loved and enjoyed teaching. She retired from Duval County Public School System in Jacksonville, Fla.
She was an avid book reader, enjoyed collecting shells on the beaches of Sanibel Island and Cayo Costa, where the Angel Wings always seemed to find her.
She followed the Ohio State Buckeyes and the New York Yankees. She moved to Spring Hill, Tenn. to be with her family because of poor health in September 2011.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Frank Sevy. Mrs. Sevy is survived by children, Teresa Sevy (Pete) Stowers of Punta Gorda, Fla., Marsha Sevy (Don) Pekowski of Spring Hill, Tenn. and Rhonda Sevy Berger of Upton, Mass.; brother, Gerald Wright of Columbus, Ohio; grandchildren, Alicia Dickenson Swank of Tampa, Fla., Michael, Matthew and Rose Berger, all of Upton, Mass.; great grandchildren, Tanner and Lilly Swank; best friend, Leslie Weaver of Olympia, Wash.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society.
Arrangements are by Williamson Memorial Funeral Home in Franklin.
01/17/2013, Williamson Herald
Posted on: 1/16/2013