Mary Elizabeth Welch passed on to be with the Lord on February 2, 2021. Born in Benton, Tennessee on September 10, 1940, she entered this world as Mary Elizabeth Mull but came to define the names of Mom, Mamaw, Grandmother, Nana, and Mimi. Mary was preceded in death by her beloved mother Bonnie Mull Butler and is survived by her devoted husband Donald Welch. To Mary, family was everything. She lived her life in service of three generations: her children Randy (Melinda) Brock, Michelle (Ian) O’Shea, Julie Cloud, and Stephanie (Keith) Parker; grandchildren Carmin (Bob) Chastain, Brandi Ownby, Tyler (Sheree) and Brandon Quarles, Grayson and Genna Parker, and Morgan Cloud; and great grandchildren Parker and Avery Chastain and Damon, Aspen, and Jase Ownby.