Nancy Ruth Ervin, 85, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on September 26, 2018. She was born on July 21, 1933 to the late Alice Rhoda (Hysell) and Herbert William Fink.

Nancy was joined in marriage to Howard R. Ervin on September 23, 1951. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Nancy delighted in following the variety of activities of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She always enjoyed attending the Carmel-Sutton United Methodist Church. Nancy and Howard never missed attending the Meigs County Fair.

She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Howard; children, Rhonda (Steve) Dailey, Sharon Hall, Beverly (Roger) Willford,Buddy (Sally) Ervin, Herbie (Patricia “T.C.”) Ervin, Teresa (Ron) Wilson and Tammy (Jerry McClung) Hupp; 15 grandchildren, Shawn (Susan Zirkle) Dailey, Heather (Dale) Johnson, Chad (Kati) Hubbard, Bradley (Sahana) Willford, Travis Willford, B.J. (Megan) Ervin, Sara (Chris Jett) Ervin, Kacy (Josh) Halsey, Josh (Ashley Graves) Ervin, Macyn (Ryan) Baylor, Stacy (Charlie) Kapp, Stephanie (Shannon) Lewis, Ronnie (Holly Haines) Wilson, JR (Sarah) Hupp and Lacey Hupp; 25 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Ruth Wines Fink; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Roy and Doris Ervin and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, brother and sister-in-law, Owen Fink and Anna Boggs Fink and brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Paul and Wilma Ervin; brother, Richard Fink and an infant brother Johnnie Fink.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Carmel-Sutton United Methodist Church with Pastors Jim Marshall and Larry Fisher officiating. Burial will follow in the Gilmore Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends was held on Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 4-8 p.m. at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Nancy’s name to the Carmel Sutton Building Fund, 31435 Pleasant View Rd., Racine OH. 45771.

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