Mary Elizabeth Courtner, age 83, formerly of Mountain of Mountain City, TN passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018 in Hudson, North Carolina. She was the daughter of the late Blaine and Mae McElyea. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James Courtner; two sons; infant son Edwin Courtner and Michael Courtner; grandson Chase Courtner; two sisters; Betty Morris and Dorothy Hodge and brother; Earl McElyea.

Survivors are; son Tommy Courtner and wife Lisa; Grandchildren: Jordan & Taylor Courtner, Blayne Courtner, Christy Green, sisters: Lucy Lewis and husband Russel, Peggy Brown and husband Buster.

It was her wish for a private graveside service to be held in Sunset Memorial Park.

This obit is courtesy of Hux & Lipford Funeral Home.