Nancy Lou Vanderford



Nancy Lou Vanderford, 82, of Mt. Pleasant, SC, widow of William T. Vanderford, Jr., passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017.

Funeral Services will be Monday morning, September 18, 2017 at 11 o’clock in Parks Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Carolina Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 5 until 7 o'clock at Parks Funeral Home. Flowers will be accepted.

Nancy was born December 5, 1934 in Altoona, PA, the daughter of the late Samuel Smalls Glessner and Myrtle Gipe Glessner. She worked in childcare, was a homemaker, animal lover, and caring mother and grandmother. She was an active member of Bethany United Methodist Church, where she was a Sunday School teacher. She also studied to become an LPN at University of Pennsylvania.

Nancy is survived by her son, Douglas Ryan Vanderford, Sr.; daughter-in-law, Laura Bradley Vanderford both of Charleston, SC; sister, Evelyn Tanneyhill; brother-in-law, Ed Tanneyhill, both of Atloona, PA; and grandchildren, Kyleigh Rogers Vanderford, and Douglas “Ryan” Vanderford, Jr., both of Charleston, SC.

Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483.