Funeral services for Flossie Treasa “Nannie” Kerby, 97, of Sulphur Springs, formerly of Big Spring, will be Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at 2:30 p.m. in the Trinity Memorial Park Chapel, Big Spring. Burial will follow in the Garden of Canaan.
Nannie went to be with her Lord Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, in Sulphur Springs.
She was born Oct. 20, 1921, in Ward County to the late Samuel Shirley and Mamie Annie Ballard Patton and lived most all her life in Big Spring. She married Bob Smith Kerby Aug. 4, 1936, in Big Spring was a homemaker. She owned and operated Kerby Plaster Craft in Sand Springs and moved to Sulphur Springs in 2000.
She enjoyed doing crafts and working in her garden and loved sharing her beautiful works of art and vegetables with all her family and friends. She loved and enjoyed her family and many friends. She enjoyed gospel music and serving the Lord. She loved to share Gods word with everyone and she was a member of the Assembly of God Church.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bob Kerby; three sons, Gene Kerby, Sam Kerby and Joe Kerby; three brothers and a sister, Virgil Patton, Jiles Patton, Ernest Patton and Nell Patton Draper; and four grandchildren, Johanna Kerby, Laura Kerby Ernest, Phillip Kerby and Lisa Kerby Norvil.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Bobby and Charlene Kerby of Sulphur Springs; a daughter-in-law, Phyllis Starnes of New London; a brother, Henry Patton of Santo; two sisters, Bernice Weinkauf of San Angelo and Lovie McKee of Quentin, Okla.; fifteen grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, at Grace Family Church, 1400 Loop 301, Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482.