The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 13, 2014

Nancy L. Wofford


Star Beacon

CONNEAUT — Nancy L. Wofford, age 58, of Conneaut, passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at the David Simpson Hospice House, Cleveland.

She was born Jan. 19, 1955, in Conneaut, Ohio, to Robert and Sally (nee Peck) Downes and attended Conneaut High School.

Nancy became an LPN and was employed with the Ashtabula County Nursing Home and The Villa. She was a member of Apostolic Faith Church of God.

Nancy enjoyed the outdoors, camping, fishing and working in her yard, as well as raising poodles. She loved her family and grandchildren.

Nancy is survived by her mother, Sally Downes; children, Morris Wofford Jr., Cynthia Williams and Matthew Wofford; granddaughters, Diamond K. Robinson and Amberlynn and Crystalmarie Williams; brother, Robert (Lisa) Downes; sister, Sally (Steve) Drew; and brother-in-law, Jim Wright.

She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Downes; and a sister, Silvia Wright.

A Memorial Service will be held 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 18th, at THOMPSON-SMITH-NESBITT FUNERAL HOME, 345 Main St., Conneaut. Friends may gather from 11 a.m. until time of Service, Saturday, at the Funeral Home.

Memorial luncheon will follow Services at the Conneaut Optimist Club, 514 Harbor St., Conneaut.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in memory of Nancy may be given to the family. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Obituary and condolences at www.thompsonsmithnesbitt.com and starbeacon.com.