Nancy Elizabeth's Story
Nancy Elizabeth Price Carter, Bluefield, VA, loving mother, wife, sister grandmother and friend, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 25, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband: John Bailey Carter; grandson: Jamie Carter; mother and father: Elbert and Pearley Price; sister: Rawsie Helton; brothers: Ralph Price, James Henry Price, Oakley Price and Grady Price.
She passed away at her home, after a long struggle with Alzheimer's, where she was taken care of by her loving daughter, Sherry.
Nancy, 85, was born in Pounding Mill, VA, but spent most of her life in the Bailey Switch section of Bluefield, VA, living on the Carter farm with her husband, working hard and raising 5 daughters who survive her: Sherry Wilkins of the home, Elizabeth "Beth" Helton (Dean) of Fredericktown, OH, Lynn Justus of Bluefield, VA, Wanda Shrader (Larry) of Bluefield, VA and Rita Dalton (Sonny) of Gate City, VA. In addition to her daughters, she is also survived by a brother: Walter Price of Bluefield, WV; sisters-in-law: Marie Price of North Tazewell, VA and Maxine Price of Falls Mills, VA; 5 grandchildren: David Helton, Jessica Helton, Ashley Thornburg, Shane Justus, Carter Justus; 2 step-grandchildren: John Dalton and Michelle Eller, along with 6 great-grandchildren and special friends and neighbors: Joe and Eve Shrader.
A service to celebrate Nancy's life will be held Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Dudley Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow at the Carter Family Cemetery near the home, off Bailey Switch Road.
Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday at Dudley Memorial from 12:00 noon until the hour of the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity.
Published on November 26, 2017