Mary Elizabeth died following a short illness at 4:53 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at Shady Lawn Nursing and Rehab Center in Cadiz.
She was born on April 23, 1933, in Trigg County to Clifton Choate and Mary Huddleston Choate.
Mary was a homemaker and was a member of South Union Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Lloyd Choate and Clifford Choate; and one sister, Hattie Jones.
She is survived by one brother, Howard Choate; three sisters, Mildred Futrell (and husband William) of Cadiz, Myra Nell Radford of Hopkinsville and Marie Mitchell of Cadiz; and several nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers were Tim King, Mike Futrell, Larry Mitchell, Jordan Futrell, Brent Futrell and Roger Jones. Memorial donations may be made to the South Union Baptist Church, 2300 Lock E Road, Cadiz, KY 42211.