Posted: Monday, March 14, 2011 2:43 pm
The Messenger, March 14, 2011
Completed arrangements are being announced for Gerald Nanney, 66, of the Chestnut Glade community, who died 9:45 p.m. March 10, 2011, at his home.
Services were 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton, with burial following in New Hope Cemetery in the Ruthville community in Weakley County.
The family requests that memorials be made to New Hope Cemetery Fund, in care of Jamia Rawls, 118 Ivy Lane, Martin, TN 38237.
He was born Aug. 2, 1944, in Fulton County, Ky., son of the late Mike and Mary (Taylor) Nanney. He married the former Priscilla Winston March 31, 1983. She survives. He had lived in Weakley County all his life and attended the former Chestnut Glade School and the former Martin High School. He had worked as an electrician for Tennessee Valley Authority for 20 years before retiring and had been a member of the International Brotherhood of Electricians and Retired Electricians. He was a Master Mason and a member of Roberts Masonic Lodge No. 172 in Fulton. He had also been a member of the Latham/Dukedom Volunteer Fire Department.
Survivors also include two daughters, Tracy Johnson and Tammy Hall, both of South Fulton; three grandchildren, Samantha St. John, Dalton Hall and Tab Johnson, all of South Fulton; and four sisters, Peggy McKinney of South Fulton and Patsy Beale, Pansy Baker and Paula Bell, all of Martin.
Online tributes may be left at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.