Obit: Nancy Kerns

Obit: Nancy Kerns

March 18th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

RINGGOLD Nancy A. Kerns, 76, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012, at her residence.She was a native of Martins Ferry, Ohio, and had lived in West Virginia, Ohio, Georgia and Florida for several years before making Ringgold her home 12 years ago. Mrs. Kerns had worked at Cochrans Truck Stop in Ringgold in the late 1980s and early 1990s as a cashier. Her passions in life were her family, sewing, quilting, cooking and Giving.She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey Kerns; her parents; and two brothers.Survivors include her five children, Rhonda Kerns, of West Virginia, Debbie (David) Reep, of Florida, Brenda Luksan, of Florida, Eddie (Sissy) Kerns, of Florida, and Kelly Evans, of Ringgold; two sisters, Mary Hewitt, of Ohio and Josephine Morrison, of Ohio; seven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com.The family would like to extend a special thank you to Hutcheson Hospice for their care and love during this time.In lieu of flowers contributions in Mrs. Kerns name may be made to Hutcheson Hospice at 100 Mitchell Road, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742.A private memorial service will be held in West Virginia at a later date.A gathering of friends will be held Monday, March 19 from 4-8 p.m. at 318 Eagle View Drive Ringgold, GA 30736. For directions you may call Kelly Evans at 423-488-1432.Arrangements are by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, located at the end of Historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.