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Rev. Luther D. Nance
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1920
Calloway County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1993
Cullman
Cullman County
Alabama, USA

Services for Rev. L.D. Nance, 73, of Cullman, AL will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church with burial in Cullman City Cemetery, Moss-Terry Funeral Home Chapel directing. Rev. Nance died Thursday at Cullman Medical Center.

Survivors inclue his wife, Genella E. Nance; his mother, Cecilia Nance; sister, LaRue Redden of Kentucky; one niece and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Camp Sumatanga.

Rev. L.D. Nance was a retired Methodist minister and served as superintendent of the Decatur, AL district.

-- Obituary published in the Cullman Times on December 10, 1993

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Parents: George A. Nance & Cecelia Freeland Nance

Wife: Genella "Jennie" Evans Nance, daughter of Bob & Linnie Evans

L.D. Nance was born in Kentucky, but by age nine, he was living with his parents and sister, LaRue, in Pontiac, Michigan. He was ordained as a Free Will Baptist minister and, in his early ministry, his name appeared in National Free Will Baptist minutes in the 1940's as a pastor in Detroit, Michigan at that time. Later, Rev. Nance affiliated with the United Methodist church.

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Rev. Nance was pastor of several United Methodist churches, including in Birmingham, Jasper and Guntersville, Alabama. He later became the United Methodist's District Superintendent of North Alabama, a position he held until he and his wife retired to Cullman, Alabama.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George A. Nance (1902 - 1972)
  Cecilia Freeland Nance (1903 - 1994)
 
 Spouse:
  Genella Evans Nance (1925 - 2013)
 
 Sibling:
  Luther D. Nance (1920 - 1993)
  La Rue Nance Redden (1922 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cullman City Cemetery
Cullman
Cullman County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Essex
Originally Created by: Kathline York Forrester
Record added: Jul 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28635570
Rev. Luther D. Nance
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Rev. Luther D. Nance
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Rev. Luther D. Nance
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Life well lived
- Virgil & DeAnna C. Cooley
 Added: Dec. 7, 2013
Rest in peace, my friend.
- Essex
 Added: Oct. 11, 2011
 
 
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