Nellie M. Raney, 98, passed away on May 3, 2009, at 1:40 p.m. in Lawrence County Geri-Care.

She was born Feb.15, 1911, in New Castle to the late Micheal and Appollonia Kahl Schneider.

She had been married to Ralph R. Raney who preceded her in death on Sept. 4, 1975.

Prior to retirement, she was employed by the Lawrence County Courthouse in the sheriff’s office and later with the former First Federal Savings and Loan.

Survivors include many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters.

Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the Turner-Myers Funeral Home, 208 N. Jefferson St. The Rev. Richard C. Nero, chaplain for SouthernCare Hospice, will officiate.

Burial will be in Castle View Memorial Gardens.

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