Nancy C. Painter, 73, of Marquess Street, Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away Friday, August 23, 2019 at her home. Visitation will be 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Denton- Wood Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral service are scheduled for Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 1:00 PM, at Denton- Wood Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Gary Davis officiating. Interment will follow in Carlsbad Cemetery, Carlsbad, New Mexico. Denton-Wood Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Nancy C. Painter was born November 24, 1945 in Carlsbad, New Mexico to Ivan Theodore Dart and Faye K. (King) Dart. She graduated from Carlsbad High School in 1963 and received an associates degree in Business at NMSU-Carlsbad. Nancy married Tom Painter September 2, 1969 in Juarez, Mexico. She worked for the Bureau of Land Management over 28 years. Nancy enjoyed crocheting, yard work and keeping her house clean. She was a member of Happy Valley Baptist. Nancy was wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother and will be deeply missed by all. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother: Robert Dart, sisters: Iva Sue Foreman and Cordie Mossier. Survivors are husband: Tom Painter; son: Gregory Painter; daughters: Laura Mason and husband Steve; Karen Myers and husband Andy and Traci McFadden; grandchildren: Eric Painter, Christina Myers, Crystal Myers, Brytany Keith and husband Anthony, Candice Stacy, Destiny Mason, Cory Painter and Cassandra Painter; great grandchildren: Brandon Bennett, Zuri Keith, Samantha Stacy, Judah Stacy, Gracie Stacy and Brielle Stacy; sister: Theda Phillips. Numerous nieces and nephews and extended family. Pallbearers are Steve Mason, Taylor Phillips, Terry MacArthur, Cory Painter, Brandon Bennett, Sr., and Gordon Painter. Honorary pallbearers are Greg Painter and Anthony Keith. Condolences may be expressed at dentonwood.com
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