Nancy Raye Rankin (nee Jeffery)

November 23, 1940 - March 9, 2017

At approximately 10:30 pm on March 9, 2017 at Northeast Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, TX, Nancy Rankin left this world exactly the way she always wanted; suddenly, quickly and without pain. She was with her husband Lloyd, relative Penny May and friend Kris McLain. She had spent the day laughing and shopping. Born to Raymond and Clara Jeffery (nee McConnell) on November 23, 1940, she is pre-deceased by her son Lloyd Jr., her sister Carolyn and brother Tommy. She leaves behind her husband of 54 years Lloyd, son Jeffery (Manon), granddaughters Lilly-Claire and Alicia, step grandson Cedric, siblings Ann (late Roger), Milton (Shirley), James (late Elaine), Frances (Carl), Raymond (Vicki), Katrina (Ken), Gordon (Angie), sisters-in-law Judy (Gary), Bette Jean (late David), Joan (John), Rosalind Adams, brother-in-law Raymond Bartman and a legendary collection of antique Willow china. Funeral Service will be held at Picton United Church on Saturday March 18th at 11 a.m. Ms. Janelle Shaw officiating. Interment to follow at Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Cherry Valley United Church would be appreciated by the family. Friends may call at the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton on Friday March 17th from 2 – 4 and 6 -8 p.m. whattamfuneralhome.com.