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Nancy Dryman Coffey
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1853
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1945
Oakdale (Morgan County)
Morgan County
Tennessee, USA

Daughter of Leonard & Nancy Alexander Dryman.

Notes from Great-granny Nancy Coffey's memorial book from her funeral --

Mrs. Nancy Coffey birth Pickens County, S.C. February 23, 1854 Deceased April 3, 1945 Oakdale, Tennessee Age 91 years 1 month 10 days. Interment at Crab Orchard Cemetery, Oakdale, Tennessee.

Services at the Crab Orchard Church, April 5, 1945 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Bearl Thompson and Rev. Harry Clark officiating.

Songs were; "Oh, Dear Mother, How we miss you", "He whispered Sweet Peace to me" and "I'm Moving Across The River Someday".

Flower Girls were; Lela Clark, Mable Clark, Myrtle Copeland, Eva Clark, Ruth Browner, Ella Adkisson, Nellie Coffey, Ruby Voyles, Laura Mae Coffey, Beulah Adkisson, Jewell Adkisson, Ruby Robinson.
Four year old great-granddaughter and flower girl, Della Mae Copeland marched in front of the procession carrying a Cross of Lilacs.

Biereley Funeral Home, Lenoir City, Tennessee in charge of arrangements. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Leonard Dryman (1826 - 1863)
  Nancy Alexander Dryman (1826 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  William Larkin Coffey (1853 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Leonard Edward (Eddie) Coffey (1876 - 1964)*
  James "Harrison" Coffey (1878 - 1966)*
  Rosa Lee Coffey Shepherd (1882 - 1960)*
  William M. Alexander Coffey (1885 - 1944)*
  Walter Franklin Coffey (1889 - 1970)*
  Lawrence Winifred Coffey (1891 - 1979)*
  Coral Mae Coffey Clark (1894 - 1975)*
  Minnie N. Coffey Blake (1897 - 1931)*
 
 Sibling:
  Nancy Dryman Coffey (1853 - 1945)
  William David Dryman (1859 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
GOING TO A BRIGHTER HOME
 
Burial:
Crab Orchard Cemetery
Oakdale (Morgan County)
Morgan County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Benna J
Record added: Feb 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34072315
Nancy <i>Dryman</i> Coffey
Added by: Benna J
 
Nancy <i>Dryman</i> Coffey
Added by: Benna J
 
 
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Rest in peace great-granny!
- BJ
 Added: Jun. 4, 2013

- K. T.
 Added: Oct. 17, 2010

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 19, 2010
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