News and Tribune

January 15, 2014

Nancye A. Caroland Embry, 71; New Albany

— Funeral services for Nancye A. Caroland Embry, 71, New Albany, will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at Kraft Funeral Service, Charlestown Road Chapel, New Albany, with a committal service at 10 a.m. Friday, at Fairview Cemetery, New Albany. She died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Clark Memorial Hospital.

She was born Feb. 15, 1942 in Christian County. Ky. to the late Herman R. and Mary M. Satterwhite Caroland. She was a former employee of M. Fine & Son and a retired Nurse Tech from Clark Memorial Hospital. She was a lifelong Christian who loved her husband and family and especially enjoyed holiday shopping on “Black Friday” along with her flowers and the birds in her yard.  She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.  

Survivors include her husband of 52 years,    J. Shelby Embry Sr.; three children, Pamela S. Heath and husband, Mark, Jamie S. Embry Jr. and wife, Beverly, and John T. Embry Sr.; five grandchildren, Mary M. and Allison E. Heath, John T. Embry Jr., and Lacey M. and Shelby A. Embry; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Sanford “Sonny” Caroland and sister, Berenda Jane Fouts.

Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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