Services for Jay Nell Nance were held Monday, January 28, 2019 at 2 p.m. from McClain-Hays Chapel with Rev. Randy Clardy officiating. Burial followed in Spring Creek Cemetery. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 


Ms. Nance 85, died Friday, January 25, 2019.


She was a native and longtime resident of Neshoba County. She was a retired retail sales clerk.  Ms. Nance was a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church.


She is survived by her daughter, Vickey Nance of Philadelphia; three grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.


Mrs. Nance was preceded in death by her husband, Royce Nance; parents, Walter Lee, Sr. and Ida Mae White; brothers, Oden White, Clarence White, Leeman White, Claude White and Walter Lee White, Jr.; sisters, Sarah Ragsdale and Jessie Lee Jones; and grandson, David Ferguson.