Mary Elizabeth Causbie of Tulsa, Okla., 92, formerly of Hardy, died Jan. 25, 2005, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa.
Born Aug. 23, 1912, in Evening Shade, she was the daughter of Henry and Della Lee Rush Pierce.
She owned a clothing store and a beauty shop in Hardy for many years. She was on the Hardy City Council and was a member of First United Methodist Church in Hardy.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ed Causbie; a daughter, Louise Smith; several brothers and sisters.
She is survived by a son, Bernis Duke of Tulsa; a brother, Owen Pierce of Michigan; six grandchildren -- Denise Westfall, Melanie Strickland, Amanda Scroggs, Michelle Kitch, Greg Smith and Steve Smith; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Her funeral service was held Jan. 30 at First United Methodist Church in Hardy. Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem is in charge of arrangements.