Nancy Jean Efird Newman Hicks
ROCK SPRINGS, WY: Nancy Jean Efird Newman Hicks, 61, died April 4, 2011, following a massive heart attack.
Nancy was the daughter of Albert H. and Betty J. (Brannon) Efird.
Nancy was a hard worker all her life. She worked at the Mansfield, Ohio Domestic Violence Shelter, Willard Hospital cafeteria, and Willard Fish and Game Store.
Nancy loved cooking for her family, church family, and friends especially for the holidays and even catered weddings.
Nancy is survived by her daughters, Amy (Lee) Miller of Wyoming and Becky (Brent) Bruce of Willard, Ohio; grandchildren, Angelo, Jordan, and Alexis Efird, Autumn Dawn, Matthew and Katlin Miller, Nathan and Justin Ressor; sister, Becky Bottorf; nephews, Steve, Tim, and Andrew Bottorf; and cousins, including Shellee Wagner, and Ron Psimer.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Jeffrey Efird; grandson, Glenn Bruce; and brother-in-law, Ray Bottorf.
A celebration of her life will be held Saturday, April 16, 2011 at 2 p.m. at the Willard Church of God, 4551 Willard West Road, Willard, OHIO, 44890 with Pastor Greg Griffith officiating.
Online condolences may be made at www.serenicare.com
Published in the News Journal on April 10, 2011