Nancy Yarbrough Lambert
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On Wednesday, October 15, 2014, Nancy Yarbrough Lambert passed from the arms of her husband and family to the arms of God. Nancy was 67 years old and a resident of Mandeville, Louisiana since 1979. She was the wife of Richard L. Lambert and the mother of Darci Michelle Lambert. She was also the beloved aunt of an extended family of nieces and nephews living in Troy, Ohio and Rushsylvania, Ohio. Nancy was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio on Wednesday, February 26, 1947 and graduated from Buckeye Local High School. She then attended Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson, Tennessee and Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. She was married in Rushsylvania, Ohio on December 19, 1970 to Richard L. Lambert. They resided in Columbus, Ohio; Landover, Maryland; and Kenner, Louisiana before moving to Mandeville. While residing in Mandeville, Nancy was employed at a number of concerns. Most recently she was employed by Southeast Louisiana Hospital where she was the Administrative Assistant to the Chairman of the Social Services Department. She was an employed at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival by Galley Seafood Restaurant for 25 seasons, where her warm smile and welcoming manners made many friends among locals and visitors to the fair. Nancy was preceded in death by her father William Thomas Yarbrough, her mother Mozzelle Amerine Yarbrough, her sister Carol Yarbrough Ferguson, and her brother William (Yogi) Yarbrough. Nancy wished to thank the staff of Attentive Hospice and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center for their many kindnesses and efforts to comfort her throughout her last illness. A memorial service will be held for her at Grace Disciples of Christ Church, 975 Highway 190 East Service Rd, Covington, LA 70433 on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 12:00 PM. All who knew Nancy are invited to attend. Arrangements by Bagnell & Son Funeral Home of Covington, LA. To view and sign the family guest book, please visit

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Published in The New Orleans Advocate from Oct. 20 to Oct. 26, 2014.
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October 31, 2014
Dear Darcy,
You are in my thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time. You and your Father are special. If there is anything I can do to help please let me know.
With Love,
Barbara Blades
Barbara Blades
October 27, 2014
Your family is in our thoughts and prayers as you go thru this difficult time.
Sharon and Glenn
October 27, 2014
Darci and Family,

I am so sorry for your loss. I am praying for peace for you and your family in knowing that she's in a better place.

Crystal Gardner-Phillips
October 24, 2014

I am so very sorry for your loss.. My prayers go out to you and your family during this time.

October 24, 2014
Dear Darci,
I am very sorry to hear of the loss of your mother.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Teresa O'Neil
October 24, 2014
Darci, Both Melvin and I will to express our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. You and your family will be in our prayers at this time of loss. Nancy & Melvin Harmann
Nancy Harmann
October 24, 2014
Dear Darci,

I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. I hope you find peace in God at this time.

Margaret Hughes
Margaret Hughes
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