Nancy Matheny-Evans, 64, of Medart, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012 at her home of natural causes.
Born Nov. 29, 1947, in Washington DC, Nancy has been a longtime resident of Wakulla County since 1966. She was a graduate of Florida State University in 1970.
Nancy is survived by her husband David Evans; three daughters Ashley Evans, Virginia Evans and Maura Evans; two grandchildren, Ethan and Lila Brewer; a sister, Ann Baird of Annapolis, Md.; and a brother, Charles “Charlie” Matheny, III of Zolfo Springs.
She was a small business owner. From 1977-1986, she owned and managed the Crafty Cracker in Panacea and in 2009 reestablished Two Blondes Liquor and Gifts in Ochlocknee Bay. She was an active member of the Wakulla County Chamber of Commerce and former member of its board of directors. She was active in the Episcopal Church and did volunteer work throughout her lifetime, some of which included serving as chairperson of the Panacea Maritime Museum, president of the PTO, and Girl Scout Troop Leader, and developing and directing after-school programs for the school system and her church.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension, 110 NE 1st Street in Carrabelle. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Episcopal Church of the Ascension, P.O. Box 546, Carrabelle, FL 32322.
Sep 28, 2012 at 12:01 AM Sep 28, 2012 at 4:04 PM