Nancy Louise (Gordon) Austin, age 65, of Florence Street, Grafton, WV passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013 at the Wallace B. Murphy Nursing Facility.
She was born April 18, 1948 in Grafton, WV a daughter of the late John Junior Gordon and Mary Jo (Litzinger) Gordon.
She is survived by six children, Peter J. Shipp and wife Tonja of Grafton, Therasa L. Workman and husband Alan also of Grafton, Barbara A. Rodriguez and husband Robert of Katy, TX, Roberta “Robin” Reese of Hampton, VA, and Nancy R. Austin also of Grafton; nine grandchildren, Michael and Christian Shipp, Tia and Nathan Weese, Ryan Matuszak, Megan Helmick, Kayla and Zacharia Reese, and Theresa Auber; two sisters, Linda Rager and husband Dave, and Rosemary Shahan and husband Gerald; one brother, Eddie Gordon and wife Nancy; also survived by several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Dale Austin who passed away July 15, 2010 and one sister, Judy McClain.
Nancy loved to work in her flower gardens, taking care of the elderly, embroidering, crocheting, and talking with her family and friends.
The family will receive friends at the Donald G. Ford Funeral Home in Grafton on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.
At Mrs. Austin’s request, she will then be cremated.
Online condolence: www.donaldgfordfuneralhome.com.