Mrs. Nancy Dawson Tanner

05/10/1943 - 04/21/2022


Mrs. Nancy Dawson Tanner, age 78, of South Hill, died on Thursday April 21, 2022 in her home surrounded by her family. Mrs. Tanner was a retired employee of Narricott Industries and the widow of Roy G. Tanner. Mrs. Tanner is survived by her two sons: Russell Scott Tanner and his wife Lisa of La Crosse and Stoney Wayne Tanner and his wife Angie of La Crosse; her daughter, Rhonda T. Crafton of La Crosse; her brother, Willie Dawson of Alabama; her two sisters: Shirley Osterbind of Richmond and Peggy Blalock of Baskerville; her best friend, Wayne Bottoms of South Hill; her six grandchildren: Cory, Amber, Tyler, Chelsey, Sydney and Camden and her four great-grandchildren. A private service will take place at Crestview Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made through our website, Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Tanner family.

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  1. Sympathy

    The sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Nancy. She was one sweet lady. I always like chatting with her at Food Lion or Walmart. She was really good friends with my aunt Betty. I know she will be missed.

  2. Sympathy

    To family and friends…..So sorry to hear of your loss….such a sweet and kind lady….I always enjoyed every chance we got to chat and have a laugh together….I feel honored to call Nancy a special friend…..R.I.P. Nancy 🙏💞

  3. Niece

    My beautiful, loving aunt. She treated me just like her own daughter and I loved her just like my own mama. I will miss her so much. All my love to Wayne, Rusty, Rhonda, Stony and all of the grandchildren she loved so much.



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