CAPE GIRARDEAU - Virginia Lee Watkins Nance, 77, died May 14, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born Sept. 3, 1929, in Jackson, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Bessie Thiele Watkins. A 1947 graduate of Cape Central High School, she was a member of VFW Post 3838 Auxiliary, American Legion Post 63 Auxiliary and Grace United Methodist Church.
On Sept. 1, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, she married Herbert Nance who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: one daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Alan Keenan of Sikeston; two grandsons, Jonathan Keenan of St. Louis and Scotty Keenan of Sikeston; one nephew, Gary Danback of the state of New Jersey; and one niece, Carlyn Knight of the state of Illinois.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Saturday at Ford & Sons Mt. Auburn Funeral Home. The Rev. Scott Moon will officiate.
Burial will be at Lorimier Cemetery, in Cape Girardeau.
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Memorials may be made to:
American Heart Association
P.O. Box 1653 Topeka, KS 66601-1653