Nancy L. Earp, 69, of Benicia passed away suddenly Friday at her home. She was born in Vallejo but lived her entire life in Benicia.
Nancy worked as a police dispatcher for the city of Vallejo for many years. While doing so, she was one of the few people who spoke to the Zodiac serial killer. She later worked at the VA Hospital in Martinez and later Mare Island in Vallejo. After retirement, she worked at the Benicia Cleaners.
She was a longtime devoted member of St. Dominic's Church.
Nancy is survived by her daughters, Sage and Susan Slover; son, John Slover and stepson, Jim (Missy) Earp; her father, Gerald H. "Jonesy" Jones; brother, Gerald "G.L." Jones; sister, Brenda Sammons; grandchildren, Renee Perry, Amanda Nye, Thomas Terrell, Vanessa Kolb and Abraham Folsom; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry in 2001, and her stepson, Thomas M. Earp in 1978.
Vigil services will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Passalacqua Funeral Chapel, 901 W. Second St., Benicia. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Dominic's Church. Burial will follow in St. Dominic's Cemetery. Visitation will be at the mortuary after 3 p.m. Thursday.
Please visit the online tribute at www.passalacqua funeralchapel.com.
Arrangements by Passalacqua Funeral Chapel, (707) 745-3130.