Elizabeth Rencher Hart passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at her home in Johnson City. Elizabeth was born in Orange on May 19, 1920. She moved to Corpus Christi with her family when she was a child, and lived there until 2006 when she moved to be with her son and daughter-in-law. Elizabeth was a long time member of Oak Park Methodist Church. She was also a long time member of Clowns of America, along with her sisters, Claudia Gouchie, Rhoda Cavin, Bessie Webb, and Camilla Watkins. She also loved to paint, collect antique glass and enjoyed line dancing.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Elbert Hart; her parents, Clarence and Elizabeth Rencher; sisters, Ruby Roland, Rhoda Cavin, Callie Smith, Bessie Webb; her brother, Clarence (Sonny) Rencher; and her grandson, Michael Hart.

She is survived by her son, Buz Hart and her daughter-in-law, Barbara; her sisters, Claudia Gouchie and Camilla Watkins; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday, May 8, 2010 at 10 a.m. in the Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel.

Interment followed at Memory Gardens.

Pallbearers were Lonnie Watkins, Ronnie Watkins, Donnie Watkins, Mark Hudson, Michael Pusley and Danny McCoy.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home