Nancy Sue Meyer
Jerseyville | Sunday, May 25 2014
Nancy Sue Meyer, 88, loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, died at 11:30 a.m., Sunday, May 25, 2014 at the Jerseyville Manor Nursing Home from complications from surgery.She was born in Kentucky on Sept. 26, 1925, and was the daughter of the late Frank & Grace (Vest) White.Nancy was an educator, having taught in Alton, Hardin, Wood River, and Madison, as well as Southwestern High School in Piasa. She was a creative writing instructor, caregiver and special education teacher, as well as a co-owner of a hair salon in Alton. An exceedingly giving and strong woman, her true passion, however, was her family.Surviving are a son & daughter in law, Collin T. & Sandy K. Meyer of Godfrey; four grandchildren, Van A. Meyer of Pacific Grove, Ca., Jon P. Meyer of Ballwin, Mo., Mary Beth Meyer of Brighton, and Christine N. Meyer of Jerseyville; step grandchildren, Chris Bland, Jason Brunaugh and Jenna Brunaugh; great grandchildren, Dailyn L. Young of Brighton along with several other great grandchildren residing in Illinois.She was preceded in death by her husband, Troy L. Meyer; a son, Sgt.Val G. Meyer; a daughter, Melena S. Meyer; and a sister, Mary Ethalene Fredrick.Visitation will be from 10 a.m., Friday until time of memorial services at 11 a.m., at the First Presbyterian Church in Jerseyville. Rev. Donald Stribling will officiate.Memorials may be given to the First Presbyterian Church in Jerseyville.Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville is in charge of the arrangements.