Walter Nance, 80, a child of God, passed over into Heaven on May 7, 2014. Born August 2, 1933, he was a son of the late Walter Etheridge, Sr. and Shirley Doyle Nance. He served in the Korean War and was a graduate of NC State University.
In addition to his parents, Walter is predeceased by his beloved wife Molly Barnes Nance and sisters Shirley Nance Sollars and Elizabeth "Betsy" Nance.
He is survived by his brother, Dr. Richard E. "Dick" Nance and wife Barbara; two daughters Kathryn "Kathy" Nance Boulden (Tim) and Melinda "Mindy" Nance Augusto (John); and two sons Walter E. "Ridge" Nance III and David Nance and wife Lori.
He is also survived by three grandsons; Charles T. "Chad" Boulden, Jr. and wife Charisse, David Boulden and Cody Nance; and great-grandson Lucas Boulden. He is also survived by many other loved family and friends.
Visitation will be held at Raleigh Memorial Park Mausoleum on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 10:00–11:00 a.m. A private graveside service will be held following the visitation.
In lieu of flowers, donations in our Daddy's memory may be made to: Hayes Barton Baptist Church TV Fund, 1800 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27608; Western Boulevard Presbyterian Church, 4900 Kaplan Drive, Raleigh NC 27606; or Hospice of Wake County, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607. Please write "In memory of Walter Nance Jr." on the memo line of your check.
Arrangements on Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, Saint Mary's St., Raleigh.
Condolences may be made thru www.brownwynne.com