A memorial service was held Saturday, March 23 at the First United Methodist Church in Panhandle with Rev. Buddy Payne officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Panhandle.
Nancy was born in Bluebell, Okla. to U.C. and Bernice Wilkerson Reed. She married Dale Lee McIlroy on Dec. 28, 1955 in Wister, Okla. She was an active member of the Builders Sunday School Class and enjoyed being a Red Hatter with her Panhandle friends.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents; her husband in 2009; infant daughter Janet Lynn; a brother Coleman Reed; and a sister Carla Knight.
Nancy is survived by her son Dale Lee McIlroy II, and daughter Carla Collier both of Panhandle; four grandchildren, Kari Sue Hunt, Jeremy Ryan Collier, Brett Adam Collier and Garrett Lee McIlroy; and two great-grandchildren, Presley Jo Collier and Koelle Hunt.
The family request memorials be made to the First United Methodist Church Piano Fund, P.O. Box 549, Panhandle, Texas 79036.