Madeleine “Nancy” Paschal, 85, died Thursday evening, April 12, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. Nancy was born May 3, 1926 to the late Frank and Madeleine Adlem in Donehead St. Mary, England.
Nancy was a loving mother, grandmother and friend. Her faith was a constant source of strength. Before her retirement, she worked at NC Eye, Ear, Nose, & Throat formally McPherson Hospital for over 50 years. She was a member of Rose of Sharon Baptist Church in Durham.
Nancy is survived by her daughters, Ann Thompson and husband Dean of Williamsburg, VA, Susan Rogerson and husband Bill of Morehead City, Renee Little and husband Tommy of Durham, son, Jim Paschal and wife Shelley of Roanoke, VA. Also surviving are nine grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren, two sisters in England and a sister in New Zealand. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill, of 53 years.
Visitation will be at1:00 pm on Monday, April 16, 2012 at Rose of Sharon Baptist Church, 4109 Guess Road, Durham, NC 27712 followed by a memorial service at 2:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Nancy’s name may be made to Rose of Sharon Baptist Church, 4109 Guess Road, Durham, NC 27712.
Special thanks for care provided by Duke Hospice during our Mother’s final days.
The Paschal family is under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, Durham. Online memorials: www.hallwynne.com Select obituaries.