September 1, 2013
UNION — Mrs. Charlene Howell Nance, 60, wife of Jerry Nance, 593 Vanderford Road, Union, passed away Monday, April 29, 2013 at her home.
Mrs. Nance was born in Union, S.C. Sept. 20, 1952, a daughter of the late Maurice Howell and Margaret Vaughan Howell. She was a graduate of Lockhart High School, USC-Union and USC-Upstate, Mary Black School of Nursing. Mrs. Nance was a Registered Nurse with Union Mental Health. She was an active member of Philippi Baptist Church where she served as organist for many years. Mrs. Nance was a loving and devoted wife and mother.
Surviving in addition to her husband are a daughter, Paige Nance of the home; two sons: Jerry Dewayne Nance, Jr of the home and Brett Clary of Gaffney; three step-daughters, Melissa Wyatt, Karen Morris and Lori Benton, all of Gaffney; a sister, Marsha Fuller of Union; two brothers, Neal Howell of Union and Charlie Howell of Shelby, N.C.
Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Thursday, May 2, 2013 at Philippi Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Brad Goodale, Rev. Tommy Mann, Rev. Shawn Murphy and Rev. Robert Scott. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Jackie Parks, Terry Bentley, Butch Carter, Alfred Belk, Eddie Hughey and Adam Howell.
Visitation will be held 6-8 p.m. Wednesday evening at the SR Holcombe Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Philippi Baptist Church, 327 Philippi Church Road, Union, S.C. 29379.
The family is at the home 593 Vanderford Road, Union.
SR Holcombe Funeral Home