Mrs. Maxine Nance
The funeral for Mrs. Maxine Nance will be Saturday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of J.H. Churchill Funeral Home. Bro. Glynn Orr will officiate. Pallbearers will be Adam and Brett Nance, Jamie Shields, Randall Hill, and Lanny and Oscar Turner Jr. Burial will follow in the Murray Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be at the funeral home Friday from 4 to 8 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 225 North Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, ILL 60601-7633 or Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 1941 Bishop Lane, Suite 108, Louisville, KY 40218.
Mrs. Nance, 79, Wiswell Road West, Murray, went to meet her Savior on Wednesday, April 8, 2009, at 6:50 p.m. at Spring Creek Health Care.
A homemaker, she was a charter member of Westside Baptist Church and a member of the Liddian Sunday School Class. She was a member of Harris Grove Homemakers Club and a member of the Murray Quilt Club and greatly loved to quilt.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Eugene Nance, one sister, Evelyn Barnhart, one brother, Pete Hester, and one grandchild, Shannon Hill. Born Aug. 30, 1929, in Dover, Tenn., Stewart County, she was the daughter of the late Mack and Pearl Carney Hester.
Survivors include two sons, Michael Nance and wife, Vicki, and Jerry Don Nance and wife, Pam, all of Murray; one sister, Marjean Miller and husband, R.C., Granite City, Ill.; six grandchildren, Adam Nance and wife, Jessica, Brett and Lauren Nance, Jamie Sheilds, Valarie Douglas and Larisa Hopkins; six great-grandchildren, Chelsea Hill, Jeremy, Wesley and Ellie Shields, and Alden and Spencer Douglas.