Nettie Haston Dean, 99, of Madisonville, went to be with her Lord on Feb. 10, 2018. Her life celebration will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15, at Day's Funeral Home in Madisonville. Interment will follow at Evans Chapel Cemetery in Leona Texas.
Nettie was born on March 15, 1918, in Leon County to Willie Plez and Addie Tharp Haston. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Elmer; infant son John David; brothers Cecil, Lloyd and Doyle Haston; and sisters Addie Mae and Nellie Mae Haston. She is survived by daughter Martha Nell Fautheree and husband Bill; and Harold Dean and wife Cheryl. Her grandchildren are Allen Ray Fautheree and wife Claudia; Melissa Dawn Fautheree; Leigh Ann Hart and husband Chris; and Matthew Justice and wife Kirsti. Nettie's great-grandchildren are Annie Fautheree James and husband Chris, Meg, Elly and Olive Hart, and Bailey and Henry Justice. She is also survived by her brother, Claude Haston, sisters-in-law Anne Dean Crane and Joyce Dean Maness Sharp; and many nieces, nephews, in-laws and special friends.
She has been a member of First Baptist Church of Madisonville for more than 70 years. Nettie loved the Lord and was a faithful servant to him. She was a forelady at Pollock Garment Factory for more than 20 years. Nettie loved to cook and sew for her family.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to First Baptist Church of Madisonville, 300 S. Elm Street, Madisonville, TX 77864.