Nancy Dickey

S. Stratton Court

Nancy E. Dickey, 71, of South Stratton Court, went to be with the Lord on May 1, 2017, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility after a long, courageous battle with cancer.

Nancy was born Jan. 16, 1946, in Columbus, the daughter of Howard and Lois Carmichael Coles. She married Dempsey G. “Gene” Dickey on Nov. 15, 1963, and he preceded her in death Feb. 7, 2013.

She graduated in 1964 from Columbus High School. Nancy dedicated her life to her children and grandchild. She loved the Lord with all her heart. She loved her cat, Cali, and was so excited to see the Cubs win the World Series.

The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 8, 2017, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Jerry Day Sr. officiating. Calling hours will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Our Hospice of South Central Indiana through the funeral home.

Survivors include her son, Todd (Lisa) Dickey of Columbus; a daughter, Teresa Dickey Eikenbary of Columbus; and a granddaughter, Heather Dickey.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gene; and two brothers, Vincent and Brad Coles.

You are invited to view her video tribute, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the internet.