Nancy J. Crewse


    Nancy J. Crewse of Cuba, Missouri was born on Saturday, December 24, 1938 in Mountain Grove, Missouri to Norval and Norma N. (Cunningham) Ward and passed away  on Friday, November 11, 2022 at the age of 83 years.


    Nancy graduated from Mountain Grove High School.
    She was a case worker for the Division of Family Services and then she would retire from the Social Security Administration.
    After her retirement, she would not sit idle for too long and went to work for Peoples Bank in Cuba, Missouri. She enjoyed getting to greet local townspeople as they entered the bank, with her warm smile and friendliness.
    Nancy was a longtime member of the Cuba United Methodist Church, where she was active in the church choir. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan and enjoyed watching and shopping on the QVC Channel.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Norval and Norma Ward; and son, Tim Hannan.
    She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Merritt of Houston, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Tina Hannan of Cuba, Missouri; four grandchildren, Tabitha (John) Woodson of Cuba, Missouri, Matthew (AmeeLynn) Hannan of Troy, Illinois, Brittany (Reuben) Salazar of Houston, Missouri and Tiffany Delcour of New Orleans; great grandchildren, Sofia Kelly, Isaiah and Zach Woodson, Baylen and Westen Hannan, Connor and Ryder Salazar; brother, Jim (Sandy) Ward of Lake St. Louis, Missouri; fur baby Velvet; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
    Funeral service was held on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri with Pastor Todd Holman officiating.
    Interment followed at the Kinder Cemetery in Cuba, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba, Missouri.