Meta Radley Dabney
Meta Radley Dabney, 94, a 59-year resident of Nevada passed away Tuesday, July 24.
Meta was born on June 22, 1918, in Ash Creek, S.D. She raised her children in Henderson and later moved to Pahrump where she lived for 45 years.
She was a dedicated amateur Radio Emergency Service Operator since 1990 and never failed to call in every day. She wrote many interesting letters in her beautiful impeccable handwriting to all her friends.
She played the piano by ear and loved entertaining the family with songs of yesterday.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Dabney; her daughter, Paulette Blake; and her son, Robert Radley.
She is survived by son, Marv (Jody) of Estill Springs, Tenn., son, Steve (Charlene), and daughter, Roberta “Bertie”, both of Henderson, Nev.; a sister, Leila Joyce; sisters-in-law, Frances Poste of South Dakota, and Virginia Poste of Wyoming; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
There was a viewing on Tuesday, July 31, at Palm Mortuary, Henderson, and a funeral service on August 1, at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City.