Nancy Jane Knox
January 10, 1933 - November 30, 2017
Nancy J. Knox, 84 of Wooster, died Thursday evening, Nov. 30, 2017 at the Apostolic Christian Home in Rittman after a lengthy illness.
Nancy was born Jan. 10, 1933 near Fredericksburg to the late Frank E. and Clara M. (Phillabaum) Spencer and was a 1951 graduate of Fredericksburg High School. She had attended Wooster Business College and married Dale M. Knox on May 17, 1953. Dale preceded her in death on Sept. 21, 2000. She retired from First National Bank having previously worked for at the Wayne County Treasurer’s Office and was a member of the Apple Creek United Methodist Church where she had been the church treasurer for many years. Nancy and Dale enjoyed square dancing over the years with the Gnat Box Square Dance Club and traveling. Nancy loved spending time with her granddaughter who was the light of her life and sitting and watching people. Throughout her illness, she never lost her loving smile or her friendly spirit and she will be greatly missed.
Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Marsha and Brian Potts of Orrville; her granddaughter, Brianna Potts and step-sister, Nancy Carr and Carol Snider both of Wooster. She was preceded in death by her husband, her son, Jeffrey Knox and an infant brother.
Services will be Monday at 2:00 p.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Fredericksburg with Rev. Charlotte Glasgow officiating. Burial will be in Fredericksburg East Cemetery. Friends may call Monday from 12:00 until time of services at 2:00 p.m. Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com
Memorials may be made to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to the Alzheimer’s Assoc., 408 9th ST., SW, Canton, OH 44707.
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Name: Diana Sheridan Frazier
My sympathy for you and your family in the loss of your mother. I will be thinking of you.