Obituary: Nancy Sharon Booker, 74, of Hannibal

Nancy Sharon Booker
Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 1:54 pm

Nancy Sharon Booker, 74, of Hannibal, passed away at 8:36 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Hannibal. Rev. Dawn Victoria Mitchell will officiate.

Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal.

Friends and family are invited to Nancy's Life Celebration at a visitation that will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal.

Nancy was born Feb. 4, 1944, in Vandalia, to Henry and Pauline Parrish Chittick.

She was married to Harold Booker Sr. on June 10, 1967 in Hannibal. He survives.

Other survivors include two children, Harold Booker Jr. (Chris) of New London and Shelly Glover (Billy) of Hannibal; four grandchildren, Jacob Booker, Braden Booker, Shelby Glover and Nicholas Glover. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents.

Nancy was a graduate of Mark Twain High School.

Professionally, Nancy retired from Luther Manor Nursing Home as a dietary aide in 2014 after many years of service.

A gifted "Green Thumb," Nancy loved to raise a variety of roses. During the Christmas season, Nancy baked the most delicious candies and homemade fudge. Fresh baked pies were also one of Nancy's specialties.

Yearly trips to Branson, Missouri to see the sites and shows with family were always enjoyed. Country music, jigsaw puzzles and word searches were also a few of Nancy's favorites.

A giving woman that was dependable and even tempered, Nancy loved her family and treasured most the time they shared. She was especially devoted to her grandchildren, whom she adored.

Nancy was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church, where she was a member of the Altar Guild.

Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Episcopal Church or to the Luther Manor Activities Fund.

Pallbearers will be Nicholas Glover, Braden Booker, Lance Overstreet, Brian Gordanier, Lenny Kraker and Phil Briscoe.

Honorary pallbearers will be Robert M. Clayton III, Jacob Booker, Shelby Glover, Terry Welch and Gary Noel.

Online condolences may be made and video tribute may be viewed at


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