Nancy E. Cottrell

Nancy Elizabeth Cottrell, 88, of Robinson, born Dec. 16, 1925, to George and Ruth Fry, died July 22, 2014, at Boone Memorial Hospital, Madison.

Nancy was married to the late James Cottrell for 46 years, whom she has looked forward to seeing for the past 21 years. She will be missed by all, but she has gone home now.

She was a homemaker, born-again Christian and grandma to everyone.

She is survived by two brothers, Don (Trudy) Fry of South Carolina and Jack (Shirley) Fry of Wayne; two sons, Ernest James (Rhonda) Cottrell of Georgia and Gary (Dinah) Cottrell of Beckley; one daughter, Kathy Akers of Hewett; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews that she loved.

Service will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 25, at Handley Funeral Home, Danville, with the Rev. Joe Lane officiating. Burial will follow in Family Gardens, Madison.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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