Larry Nance Sr.

Larry Nance Sr.

Larry Nance Sr., 66, of Jonesboro, and formerly of Cobden, died Sunday, June 28, 2020, at his home. 

He was born on March 20, 1954, in Anna, the son of Lawrence Stanley “Jim” and Eva Mae Cobb Nance. 

He married Tammy Malone on Oct. 22, 1983, in Cobden.

Mr. Nance is survived by his wife, Tammy Nance of Jonesboro; children Scott (Jody) Nance of Jonesboro, Larry Joe Nance Jr. of Jonesboro, Timothy (Susan) Nance of Anna, Kevin (Ezanya) Nance of Louisville, Ky., and Danyell Dent of Cobden; grandchildren Adam and Hannah Nance, Nicole, Macayla and Landon Nance, Othneil Nance and Anna Gwynn Nance; siblings David (Sherry) Nance, Jeffery (Aimee) Nance and Neal Nance, all of Cobden, lots of nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Mr. Nance was a baptized believer and attended Immanuel Praise and Worship Center in Cobden. 

He was the secretary of Union Lodge No. 627 in Buncombe. He was the president of the Cobden Summer Baseball and Softball Association for many years when his sons played. 

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 5, at 5660 Boyd Rd., Anna.

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.

The Gazette-Democrat

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