ACREE, Nancy Mitchem, 70, of Reedville, Virginia, died peacefully on September 18, 2010, with family by her side. She was born August 1, 1940, in Thorpe, West Virginia, daughter of the late Martin and Beatrice Moore Mitchem. She was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, Frederick "Bill" Acree Jr. She is survived by her sister, Marie Mitchem Lynch of Roanoke, Virginia and her children, Laurie E. Acree of Richmond, Virginia, and Thomas M. Acree and wife, Kristy, of Shawnee, Kansas; and three grandchildren, Matthew, Madison and Mackenzie Acree. She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and faithfully served in many callings. She also served as Secretary to the Interfaith Service Council of Lancaster/Northumberland County, but will most be remembered for her role as a loving and dedicated mother and grandmother. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, September 27, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located at the corner of Route 3 and Devils Bottom Rd., Kilmarnock, Virginia, with interment following at the Historic Christ Church Burying Ground, Irvington, Virginia. Flowers will be received at the Currie Funeral Home, 116 E. Church St., Kilmarnock, Virginia 22482.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.