WILSON’S LOCAL PRINT AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY INSTITUTION SINCE 1896

Nancy J. Flowers

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April 21, 1936 — Sept. 14, 2019

Nancy J. Flowers, 83, of Wilson, passed away Saturday. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 18 at Forest Hills Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Wilson. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church located at 1100 Forest Hills Road, Wilson.

Nancy retired from the N.C. Agricultural Extension Service with more than 30 years of service. She was a longtime member of Forest Hills Evangelical Presbyterian Church and was involved in many of the groups and activities at the church. Nancy loved traveling and working in the yard with her husband, Jimmy, along with gardening, decorating and shopping. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Surviving are her husband of 63 years, Jimmy J. Flowers; her sister, Nina Jones Smith of Eureka; nine nieces and nine nephews; a number of extended family members and devoted friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Hubert Linwood and Bessie Shirley Jones; two sisters, Lula J. Hobbs and Ruby Jones; two brothers, Willie J. Jones and Linwood E. Jones.

The Flowers family would like to extend a special thank you to Nancy’s family and friends for the love shown by their many prayers, phone calls, and visits.

Flowers are welcome and memorials may be directed to Forest Hills Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 1100 Forest Hills Rd., Wilson, NC 27896.

Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson. Online condolences may be sent to www.thomasyelverton.com.