Deaths Death Notices
PETTY, Nancy deNiord
PETTY - Nancy deNiord Formerly of Buffalo, NY, New Haven, CT, and Charlottesville, VA, passed away peacefully in her sleep on August 5, 2016, in her apartment at Westminster Canterbury in Lynchburg, VA. Born in Boston, MA to Lyman and Dorothy Perkins on August, 17, 1925, she died just short of her ninety-first birthday. Nancy leaves four children: Sally deNiord of Lynchburg, VA, Chard deNiord of Westminster West, VT, Holly Frazier of Charlottesville, VA, and Lyman deNiord of Stuttgart, Germany; eight grandchildren: Peter Hamner of Roanoke, VA, Dustin Eshelman of Roanoke, VA, Soren deNiord of Portland, ME, Rayna deNiord of San Francisco, CA, Savannah deNiord of Mineral, VA, Garth deNiord of Colorado Springs, CO, Olin Petty of Charlottesville, VA, and Hannah Petty of Loudon County, VA; and ten great-grandchildren. In place of flowers, please send donations to The Miller Center, PO Box 400406, Charlottesville, VA 22904.