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Nancy Ann Adkins

September 4, 1945 — October 2, 2023

Jefferson City, TN

Nancy Ann Adkins

 

NANCY ANN HORGER ADKINS, age 78, of Jefferson City, TN passed away on October 2, 2023 at her home surrounded by her family. Nancy graduated from the St. Lawrence class of 1963 in Utica, MI. She loved her dogs and was an advocate for rescue animals. Nancy was a gracious and welcoming host to friends from Michigan when visiting in Tennessee. She and Merrell fell in love with Tennessee where they vacationed for 20 years, and Nancy was always proud to show Tennessee to her guests. Preceded in death by her parents, Wilbur and Margaret Horger; brother and sister-in-law, John Michael and Glenda Horger; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Larry and Rosemary Adkins; step-mother to Louie Adkins (Megan) and grandchildren, Grace, Lauren and Kennedy. She is survived by her loving husband of 51 years, Merrell Adkins; along with many family and friends in Michigan. Family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. on Friday, October 6, 2023 at Farrar Funeral Home in Jefferson City, TN. Graveside service will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Jefferson Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Noah’s Arc Animal Rescue and Adoption, 3754 Nelson School Road, Morristown, TN 37813.

Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home in Jefferson City, TN  865-475-3892

www.farrarfuneralhome.com

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Friday, October 6, 2023

12:00 - 1:30 pm (Eastern time)

Farrar Funeral Home - Jefferson City

411 West Broadway Blvd., Jefferson City, TN 37760

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Friday, October 6, 2023

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