Nellie Marie Driver – obituary

by Feb 28, 2012OBITUARIES0 comments

     Nellie Marie Driver, 54, of Cherokee passed away at Med-West Hospital in Sylva, NC on Feb.26, 2012 following an extended illness.

     She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry LeRoy Tramper and Annie Ruth Armachain Tramper.

     She is survived by her husband, John Henry Driver; her children, John Alfred Driver, Henry James Driver, and Kyle Watty, all of Cherokee; grandchildren, Kaslyn Driver, Isabelle Driver, and Henry James LeRoy Driver, all of Cherokee; brothers, Robert, Daniel and Perry Tramper all of Cherokee; and sister, Linda Tramper of Cherokee.

     The family will receive friends at Rock Springs Baptist Church beginning at 2 PM on Tuesday, Feb. 28.  The body will remain at the church until the service hour of 2 PM on Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012. 

     The Rev. Greg Morgan will officiate and the Pall Bearers will be family members.

     Long House Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.  An on-line memorial is available at