LYNCHBURG - Funeral service for Birdie Mae Nance will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at King Emanuel Baptist Church. Burial will be at the church cemetery, directed by Bacote-Eaddy Funeral Home.

She died on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.

She was a faithful member of King Emanuel Baptist Church. She was employed as a housekeeper. She was married to the late Ted "J.D." Nance.

Three children also preceded her in death.

Survivors include seven children, 34 grandchildren, 74 great-grandchildren and 79 great-great-grandchildren.

The family is receiving friends at 990 Back Swamp Road, Lynchburg.