Priscilla's Story

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Priscilla L. "Lanie" Nash, 72, of Lyons, Ind., went to Heaven surrounded by her family on Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016, in Lyons.
She was born in Cayuga, Ind., on Jan. 22, 1944, the daughter of Forrest and Celia (Snyder) Fortner.
Lanie married the love of her life, William "Bill" Nash, on June 18, 1967.
Lanie was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of Linton First Christian Church, attended and was active in Westphalia Christian Church, of which her husband was a former pastor. She will be greatly missed and remembered with love by her family and friends.
Survivors include her son, Eric (Jill) Nash of Linton, Ind.; daughter, Renee (David) Jones of Lyons; grandchildren, Joshua and Haley of Lyons and Jody of Ohio; one brother, Phillip G. Fortner of Cayuga, Ind.; two sisters, Delores (Norman) Haga of Blanchard, La., and Jan (Leonard) McBride of Williamsport, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.
Lanie was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Bill; sister, Phillis Self; brother, Larry Fortner; and sister, Linda Johnson.
Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. EST Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton with Warren Shake officiating. Lanie will be laid to rest in Sandborn Cemetery.
Family and friends may call 4-8 p.m. EST Thursday, Dec. 29, and 11 a.m. until the hour of service at 1 p.m. EST Friday, Dec. 30, at the funeral home.
The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to the Alzheimer's Association in memory of Lanie. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
All arrangements have been entrusted to James W. Meng, Jr. and the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com.
Published on December 27, 2016
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