Nancy Rae Miller Meadows, 74, of Huntington, W.Va., went to be with her Lord Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, at her residence.
She was born Aug. 25, 1943, in Ironton, Ohio, the daughter of the late Guy Raymond and Maxine Cox Miller.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Phyllis Caudill.
She was a graduate of Marshall University. Throughout her life Nancy was an advocate for the handicapped and disabled. She worked as a supervisor with West Virginia Division of Rehabilitation Services.
Nancy was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church, where she served on the Altar Guild. She was a member of A.R.T.'s, Pilot Club, P.E.O. Chapter M, Regency and Ivy Dance Clubs and former member of Board of Directors for Goodwill. She served on the Event Planning Committee for Prestera.
Nancy enjoyed her time playing on numerous Bridge and Canasta Clubs. For 46 years, Nancy joined her husband Bill, a juried artisan, at the Mountain State Arts and Craft Fair in Ripley. Together they made many friends and wonderful memories.
Nancy leaves behind her beloved family, her husband of 53 years, William "Bill" Matthew Meadows; the person she chose to be a wonderful mother to, her daughter and best friend, Mariana Lenee Guy, who made her a grandmother to Ariana Rae Guy, whom she cherished and adored. She also leaves behind a very special son-in-law, Joshua Bret Guy; and a host of extended family and friends, whom she valued each and every friendship with.
She touched many lives through her work and volunteering, but most of all she was a wonderful, wife, mother, grandmother and mother-in-law.
Her services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. John's Episcopal Church with The Rev. Lisa Graves officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery in South Shore.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Beard Mortuary in Huntington, W.Va.
Those who wish, may make memorial contributions to St. John's Episcopal Church, 3000 Washington Blvd, Huntington, WV 25705.
Published on February 1, 2018