March 6, 1947 – December 3, 2012
Service: December 6, 2012
Sabena Julia Nave, 65, of Elizabethton, Tenn., passed away Monday, December 3, 2012, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. Ms. Nave was a native of Carter County and the daughter of the late Stanford Eugene “Peg” and Ruby Warren Nave. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Connie Nave. Survivors include three foster brothers, Jack VanDyke and wife Carolyn, Jim VanDyke and wife Loretta, all of Elizabethton, and Jerry VanDyke, Beaumont, Calif.; an uncle, Robert Nave of Florida; and two aunts, Florence Tucker and husband Fred, Hampton, and Anna Lou Burleson, Elizabethton. Several cousins also survive.
The graveside service for Ms. Nave will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, December 6, at Happy Valley Memorial Park with the Rev. Steven Nauman officiating. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends at Hathaway-Percy Funeral and Cremation Services from 2 until 3 p.m. Thursday, prior to the graveside service. The family would like to express a special thanks to the employees of Hermitage Health Care and Sycamore Shoals Hospital for their loving care to Sabena.
Online condolences may be sent to the family and viewed by visiting www.hathawaypercy.com. Hathaway-Percy Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the Nave family. Office (423) 543-5544.