Obit: Nancy Lord

Obit: Nancy Lord

July 11th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Nancy Sue Rollins Lord, 96, of Chattanooga passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at a local hospital.She was a descendant of the Kirkland family who were early settlers in the Chattanooga area.Mrs. Lord graduated from Chattanooga High School and attended the University of Chattanooga.She was a talented rug hooker, having made many floral hooked rugs during her life.She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Minnie Rollins; and her husband, Willis V. Lord.Survivors include her sons, W. Vincent (Katherine) Lord Jr. and Rodney A. Lord; grandchildren, Nancy (Joel) Anderson, Kathy (Clay) Newman, W. Vincent (Heather) Lord III, Rebecca (Ash) Swayne, Allison Lord, Weston Lord; and eight great-grandchildren.Funeral services will be held 11:15 a.m. Friday, July 12, at First Christian Church, 650 McCallie Ave. in Chattanooga with Rev. Phil Summerlin officiating.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family.The family suggests that any memorial contributions be made to the Community Kitchen, 727 E. 11th St., P.O, Box 11203, Chattanooga, TN 37401.The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. Friday at the church.Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road.