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“Just heard of Tommy's passing. So sorry Phyllis. I would love to have seen Tommy again. Would love to see you too Phyllis. What great times we...Read More »
1 of 31 | Posted by: Jo Holt Weight - Lubbock, TX

“I am so sorry to hear about Tommy. I have been out of town and just learned of his death. Tommy always made me smile and laugh. You could not be...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: Dora Flanagin Jones - Searcy, AR

“Phyllis, I am so sorry for your loss. God took Tommy way too soon but he knows best and there is sure to be a reason. You two were a real couple. I...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Cheryl Stobaugh - Atkins, AR

“I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Praying for your comfort and strength, Phyllis and family. Denise ”
4 of 31 | Posted by: Denise Miller Dorriety - Katy, TX

“My prayers are to you and your family for the loss of your husband. May God continue to give you all strenght and encouragement. ”
5 of 31 | Posted by: Hendra K. Woodfork - Helena, AR

“Phyllis, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my prayers. Kathy Elder FSA, Lonoke ”
6 of 31 | Posted by: Kathy Elder - Lonoke, AR

“I was very saddened to hear of Tommy's death.I knew him back in the day at Forrest City when we went to school together.Tommy was always smiling.Lost...Read More »
7 of 31 | Posted by: Larry Gibson - Lockesburg, AR

“I am very sorry to hear of your loss. Please let your tears be of joy and not sorrow for you will see him again in a brighter tomorrow. ”
8 of 31 | Posted by: Donitta HIgh - Huntsville, AR

“Phyllis, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. ”
9 of 31 | Posted by: Gloria Horton Moody - Conway, AR

“I am sorry to hear about Tommy. You may not remember me, but I got to know him when I lived on Brittany Lane. I haven't seen him in quit some time,...Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: Steve Ward - Searcy, AR

“Mrs. Phyllis, Coe & Family, I was so sorry to hear of Mr. Tommy's passing. He was such a great guy and one of my favorites of all my friend's...Read More »
11 of 31 | Posted by: Libby Parker Byrd - AR - Friend

“Phyllis, Coe & Leigh With deepest sympathy and Prayers.You and your family are in my prayers. God Bless you. Your Friend Audrey Steward ”
12 of 31 | Posted by: Audrey Steward

“Phyllis, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. Charlean Smith Cross County FSA ”
13 of 31 | Posted by: Charlean Smith

“My love and prayers are with you and the family at this time. Tommy was a great person and I will also miss his smile and his Hello Forrest City when...Read More »
14 of 31 | Posted by: Robbin Crofford-Wood - AR

“Phyllis, I'm so sorry that we lost Tommy. I know you will miss him greatly and we will miss hearing his kind voice and seeking him smile. He was a...Read More »
15 of 31 | Posted by: Arvis Tatom - Bentonville, AR

“My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. May God's love, prayers and memories give you comfort. ”
16 of 31 | Posted by: Resa Bolin - Batesville, AR

“Phyliss and family, Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
17 of 31 | Posted by: Kaye Simpson - Paragould, AR

“Phyllis, My prayers are with you and your family. The video expresses just how much Thomas enriched everyone around him. I pray those precious...Read More »
18 of 31 | Posted by: Linda Baker - Little Rock, AR

“Dear Phyllis & Family Members, We send our deepest condolences as we are so sad for your loss. Phyllis, you are one of the strongest people we...Read More »
19 of 31 | Posted by: Dee Anne and Jim Barnes - Newport, AR

“Phyllis, It's been a long time since I've talked to you guys, but one of my most fond memories was when we lived in Forrest City and I came to your...Read More »
20 of 31 | Posted by: Debbie Frizzell - Cabot, AR

“Sorry to hear about your loss, Phyllis. You and your family are in my prayers. Take care. ”
21 of 31 | Posted by: Marty Conley - Pollard, AR

“You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
22 of 31 | Posted by: Donna Woodney - Cabot, AR

“May God comfort you and your family through this difficult time. My prayers and thoughts are with you. ”
23 of 31 | Posted by: Archie Haynes - None

“Phyllis, Tommy Nance was a great guy, a great soldier serving in 5-206 Artillery Battalion. I remember him as a young lieutenant in the 5-206 who...Read More »
24 of 31 | Posted by: Ray Camp - Little Rock , AR

“Phyllis, I am so sorry to hear of your Loss. Please know I am praying for you. I hope to see you in the next couple days. May God Bless you. I will...Read More »
25 of 31 | Posted by: Sharon Wesson - Mountain View, AR

“Phyllis, Coe, Leigh and James, I am so very sorry for your loss. The world will miss such a great man as Tommy but I know nothing like the loss that...Read More »
26 of 31 | Posted by: Priscilla Crites

“I just heard about Tommy's passing. He was a really good friend, and was a very kind and generous person. I'm praying for the family. ”
27 of 31 | Posted by: Kathy Clark - Forrest City, AR

“Phyllis, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my prayers, ”
28 of 31 | Posted by: Tammy Jones - Friend

“So Sorry for you loss!! You are in my Thoughts and Prayers. Love ya, Nancy Chlapecka ”
29 of 31 | Posted by: Nancy Chlapecka - Hazen, AR

“We were sad to here the news about Tommy. Our whole family is praying for you, your family and friends. ”
30 of 31 | Posted by: Lynn & Scot Parker - Neice

“Phyllis, I am so sorry to lose Tommy. We had just found each other and we haD so much more to talk about. And I never did take him around Gourdneck...Read More »
31 of 31 | Posted by: Marilyn Smith - Troy, AL - Cousin


Thomas Richard Nance, 63, of Searcy died Sunday, November 18, 2012.
He was born at Searcy April 19, 1949, the son of James Kyle and Betty Jean Smith Nance.
Thomas was a member of the College Church of Christ. He served four years with the US Marines in Viet Nam and retired as a Major from the US Army after a total of 26 years service. He then worked with Southwestern Bell, retiring after 30 years.
Surviving is his wife; Phyllis May Nance, a son; James Coe Nance and his wife Leigh and grandson James Coe Nance, Jr. of Jonesboro, sister; Stephanie Moore, her husband John of Tallahassee, Florida, and aunt; Franchelle Harrell of Newport. He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter; Kimberly May Nance and brother; James "Jim" Nance II.

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