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Nancy Kay Merritt Daugherty

February 14, 2012 by Anonymous

Tuesday, June 25, 1940
Sunday, February 12, 2012
Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 14:00
Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, February 15, 2012 also at Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Nancy Kay Merritt Daugherty was born on the family farm in Garrett, Texas on June 25, 1940, to Jimmie Brown Merritt (Bobo) and Willis H. Merritt. When her father returned from WW II, the Merritt family moved to Weatherford, Texas in 1946.

After graduation from Weatherford High School, she attended Weatherford Jr. College where she was involved in numerous activities.

In September of 1959 she married her high school sweetheart, Charles Daugherty.

Nancy spent all of her professional career working in the Fort Worth Independent School District and her final years before retirement were at Cooks Children's Hospital.

She was a faithful member of the Weatherford South Main Church of Christ.

She is preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Willis Merritt Jr. (Bud).

She is survived by her two children, Chuck Daugherty and wife Karla and Susan Daugherty Sodek and husband Ben, all of Weatherford, Texas, and four grandchildren, David Daugherty, Sarah Daugherty Brown and husband, Dusty, Jessica Sodek and Sam Sodek, one sister Linda Merritt Martin and husband (Paul) of Adkins, Texas. One sister-in-law Sue Merritt of Lancaster, California and several nieces and nephews.

Sports Calendar

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

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