Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Nancy Helm Nehr


03/10/1939 - 01/16/2018


Nancy Nehr, age 78 of Murphy, NC passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Union General Hospital in Blairsville, GA.

She was born in Miami, Florida to the late Humphrey and Margaret Helm. Nancy was a bank officer for Commercial Bank of Hollywood in Florida. She loved to shop, enjoyed traveling, boating and was an avid fan of the Miami Dolphins. Nancy enjoyed spending time with family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a member of the Christian Women's Club and enjoyed participating in Bible studies. Nancy was a member of the Second Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Ron Nehr.

She is survived by her children, Randy Nehr and wife Ellie and Cheryl Horton and husband Dennis all of Murphy; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Second Baptist Church in Murphy.

The family will receive friends from 1-2 pm, Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Second Baptist Church in Murphy.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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