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Nancy Shotwell Poythress

Nancy Shotwell Poythress of Alton died Dec. 16, 2013 at her home. She was born Dec. 28, 1946 and was 66 years old. 

She was a retired waitress of Swanee Resturant. Mrs. Poythress was a member of Alton Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry Alfred Shotwell and Gracie Lowery Shotwell, and a sister, Erlene Shotwell. 

Nancy is survived by her husband, Thomas Edward “Tommy” Poythress; son Dwayne Long and girlfriend Jennifer; brothers Wayne Shotwell and wife Lorene and Ray Shotwell and wife Bonnie, all of Alton; sister Margaret Ford of South Boston; granddaughters Harley, Kendall, McKayla and Lacy Jean Long.

The family requests the memorials be made to the Halifax County Cancer Association, PO Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558 

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