Nancy E. Poole, 79, of Lincoln, passed away December 9, 2020 at home surrounded by her family.
Cremation rites have been accorded by Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home. There will be no services at this time due to Covid-19 restrictions.
Nancy was born August 1, 1941 in Lincoln, IL., the daughter of Burl C. Elkins and Bernice (Voyles) Elkins. She married David Poole on April 10, 2010 in Clarksville, TN. She was of the Methodist faith. Nancy retired from the State of Illinois. She loved refinishing furniture and “junking”. She used her talents to furnish many people’s homes and was always giving away the beautiful things that she made. She also enjoyed fishing, playing cards, and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include her husband David Poole, daughter Lori Worth Brown (Roger), grandsons Roger and Alex, and step daughters Laura Greer and LeAnn (Josh) Horner.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 sister, and 2 brothers.
Memorial donations may be mare to the Christian Nursing Home.