Age: 88 Address: Bald Creek Area Date of Death: Saturday, December 8, 2013 Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: Nancy Penland Foxx, 88, of Bald Creek, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2013 at Brookside Rehabilitation and Care. A native ofBuncombe County, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Mary Louise Peeler Penland and the wife of James R. Foxx, who died in 1984. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Mary Louise Currie. Nancy was a retired Yancey County School Teacher and a member of Bald Creek United Methodist Church.
Surviving are several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Tuesday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Mike Shuford will officiate. Burial will be in the Holcombe Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home, and at other times will be at the home of Ronnie and Nan Proffitt.
Memorials may be made to Bald Creek United Methodist Church, c/o Nan Proffitt, 43 Beechwood Drive, Burnsville, NC 28714 or Hospice of Yancey County, 856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC 28714.