Nancy Elizabeth Grindstaff, age 80 of Rocky Point, NC passed away Saturday, February 1, 2014.
She was born in Tazwell, VA on September 15, 1933. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Milton Grindstaff and Josie Taylor Grindstaff, husbands, Charles Tinsley, Sr., and Thomas Grindstaff, Sr., and a son, Charles Tinsley, Jr.
Nancy was of the Baptist faith, she was considered the Matriarch of her family and loved each and every one of them. She loved and lived life to the fullest, enjoying spending time with her family and playing Bingo whenever she could.
Nancy is survived by her loving family, three sons, David Tinsley (Joy), Thomas Grindstaff, Jr.(Jody Burnell) and Kenneth Grindstaff (Deborah); one daughter, Deborah Midgett (Johnny); and one daughter in law Josie Tinsley; 17 grandchildren, and 24 great grandchildren; two brothers, Woodrow Grindstaff of Tazwell, VA, and Johnny Grindstaff of Havre de Grace, MD.
A memorial service will be held 2 PM Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel officiated by Rev. Danny Justice. Her urn will be placed beside her husband at Sea Lawn Memorial Park in Hampstead.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1406 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099