Tay Marie Sarver-Key was born in Fairbanks, Alaska, on February 28, 1980, and went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, April 2, 2012.
She was raised in Delta Junction, Alaska, where she graduated from Delta Junction High School in 1998.
She is survived by her son, Austin James Key, of Nixon, Texas; and her parents, Mike and Elizabeth Sarver, of Roanoke, VA. She also leaves behind a sister, Janis Sarver, of Roanoke, VA; and maternalmgrandparents, Paul and Arlene Eilers, of Shelby Mich.; mother-in-law and best friend, Candy; father-in-law Richard Guidry; Granny Fay Robinson and
sister-in-law, Summer Guidry, all of Texas.
Tay was predeceased by her paternal grandparents, Charles and Jane Sarver,
of Roanoke, VA. A Memorial Service was held at Shenandoah Baptist Church,
Roanoke, VA, on Friday, April 6, and officiated by Pastor Stanley Long. In
lieu of flowers, the family wishes contributions to be made to the American
Cancer Society, Carilion Clinic Hospice of Roanoke or to the hospice of your
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