Nancy C. Raulston, 69, Neosho, died April 27, 2013, at Freeman West in Joplin, following a lengthy illness.
Nancy was born Feb. 27, 1944, in Neosho, the daughter of Leonard and Dorothy (Pogue) Weems. She was a lifelong area resident, a homemaker, a lifetime member of the VFW and a member of Hilldale Baptist Church.
Nancy married Leroy Raulston on May 11, 1963, spending 50 years together and he survives. Additional survivors include two children, Jimmy Lee Raulston and wife, Beth, state of Tennessee, and Brenda Kay Keith and husband, Kevin, Seneca; daughter-in-law, Christy Raulston; two brothers, Tim Weems and wife, Lisa, Stella, and Bobby Weems and wife, Betsy, Neosho; a sister, Linda Skinner, Stella; 14 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Buddy Raulston; three brothers, Gary, Ronnie and David Weems; and two sisters, Shirley Ann Weems and Karen Tosh.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Clark Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. Interment will follow in the Macedonia Cemetery and serving as pallbearers will be Art Oxford, J.W. Oxford, Gary Oxford, Darren Oxford, Taylor Keith and Joey Simpson.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Clark Funeral Home, Neosho, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com.