Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Levan, age 93, of Somerset, passed from this life on Wednesday May 3, 2017 at her residence after an extended illness.

She was born on September 20, 1924 in Piney Woods, Alabama, daughter of the late Thomas and Luella Dooley.  Mary worked as a marketing and order processor for International Sales and Marketing. She was of the Baptist Faith and enjoyed spending time with all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as gardening.  Mary was a remarkably loving and compassionate caregiver for her husband James for many years. She was a wonderful mother and friend who will be greatly missed.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband; James B. Levan and several brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her devoted son; Jerry and (Patricia) Levan of Goodyear, Arizona, loving daughter; Patricia and (Hubert) Day of Somerset, Sixteen grandchildren, and several great-great grandchildren. 

Visitation will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May, 5, 2017 in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with the Funeral Service following at 12:30 p.m.

Interment will be in the Mill Springs National Cemetery in Nancy, Kentucky

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Levan.