Marion Joyce Heater



Marion Joyce Heater, 84, of Salisbury passed away at Carolinas Medical Center Northeast in Concord on Sunday, October 22nd, 2017.

Marion was born July 6th, 1933 in Artie, WVA to her late parents Homer Treadway and Nancy Buzzard Treadway.
She worked as a nurse within the healthcare industry. She attended Rugged Cross Baptist Church.
Marion is preceded in death by her husband’s A.E. Heater and William Bill Jernigan, five brothers Ralph, David, LeRoy, Linden and Glendon Treadway, one sister Myrtle Pozzie.
She is survived by her son Dennis Heater (Betty) WVA, two daughters Alice Nicholas of Salisbury, Reba Henley (John) of Salisbury, a sister Carol Gillespie of Ohio, four grandchildren Lorelle Glover (Christopher), Miranda Glover, Lee Heater, Alex Nicholas (Amanda), a number of great grandchildren and a special friend Michael Hughes of Salisbury.
Visitation will be Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 11:00-12:00pm at Rugged Cross Baptist Church 121 West 13th Street Salisbury, NC 28144.
Services will be Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 at 12:00pm at Rugged Cross Baptist Church officiated by Pastor Adam Mowbray.
Burial will be on October 25, 2017 at Lebanon Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Lyerly Funeral Home will be assisting the Heater family. Online condolences can be made at