Dallas Works Memorial - Employees In Remembrance

Merlene Corley MERLENE CHANEY CORLEY was born Jan. 24, 1942 in Wills Point, TX and went to be with her Lord on Dec. 25, 2002 in Mesquite, TX. She retired with Lucent Technology and was a member of Mesquite Valley Baptist. Burial was in Restland Memorial Park. She was preceded in death by her father, Bill Chaney and granddaughter, Shanda Nicole Watson. At the time of her death, she was survived by her husband of 45 years, Dennis Corley; her children, Kathleen Denise Jones, Dennis Dwain Corley, Deborah Kay and husband Richard Bentley, Rusty Corley; adopted daughter, Tina Shirley; grand- children, Jeremy Watson, Tiffany Watson, Heather Merlene Deninger; adopted grandson, Andrew Caleb; great-grandchildren, Junior & Shaynie; her mother, Marhy Lee Chaney; siblings, Joyce Johnson, Ray Chaney, Earlene Walker, Gail Hibdon and numerous nieces and nephews.