Bessie Lorene Eady, 78, of Chapel Hill, died Thursday, June 14, 2012, in Columbia.
Miss Eady was born in Williamson County and was a daughter of the late William Durgan and Margaret Bernice Hargrove Eady. She was a homemaker and had worked at the former Durango Boot Company in Chapel Hill.
Miss Eady is survived by a sister, Margaret Cleo Cates, of Old Hickory, and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were conducted Saturday, June 16, at Eady Cemetery with Rev. Paul Woodford officiating. Burial followed in Eady Cemetery in Holts Corner.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, was in charge of arrangements.