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Nancy Blagg Dillie
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1918
New Madrid County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 2005
Madison County
Indiana, USA

Nancy (Abston) Dillie, 86, died February 24, 2005, at her son's residence after a brief illiness. She was born March 6, 1918, in Morehouse, Missouri, to John and Nina Blagg and lived in Anderson most of her life. She retired in 1973 from Delco Remy after 34 years. She was a member of the United Auto Workers Local 662 and served as a Pink Lady at Community Hospital.

She is survived by a son, living Abston of Anderson; a stepdaughter of Corvallis, Oregon; grandchildren, Carmen (husband, Brian) of Anderson and Teressa Harrod of Lexington, Kentucky; great-grandchildren, Hanna, Jason, Katie and Andie. Also surviving is nephew, Dan (wife, Judy) Toles; niece, Carol (husband, Ron) Christopher; and special friends, Betty Guenthenspberger, Judy Day and Joan Graham.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Janice (Tharp) Cowan; son Charles "Chuck" Abston; first husband, Verlin "Jim" Abston; second husband, Ed Dillie; brothers, Stewart Blagg and C. D. Blagg; and sister, Evelyn Toles.

A special thanks to Community Hospice for all the special care given to Nancy.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 pm Monday at Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Ed Duty officiating. Visitation will be 11:30 am to 1:30 pm Monday at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice.

From: Herald Bulletin, Anderson, Indiana, February 26, 2005

 (bio by: Peggy Blagg Gann) 
Family links: 
  John Wesley Blagg (1894 - 1977)
  Edward Vernon Dillie (1915 - 1994)*
  Janice Tharp Cowen (1942 - 1968)*
  Charles E. Abston (1949 - 1972)*
  Nancy Blagg Dillie (1918 - 2005)
  Evelyn F. Blagg Toles (1920 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Anderson Memorial Park
Madison County
Indiana, USA
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Record added: Mar 01, 2005
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Nancy <i>Blagg</i> Dillie
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- Peggy Blagg Gann
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