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Nancy G. Burden

Nancy G. Burden Nancy G. Burden

Nancy Gayle Hottle Hammack Burden, 81 of New Albany, Ind., died on Friday, Nov. 4, 2022, in the loving embrace of her family.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Frank Delano Burden; a sister, Barbara Gordon; and first husband, George Hammack.

Nancy was born Feb. 14, 1941, in Palmyra, Ind., to Arthur and Viola Shad Hottle.

She attended the schoolhouse adjacent to her home and enjoyed having her birthday celebrated with hearts by the entire class. She graduated from Morgan Township High School.

Nancy worked in the office of Scribner Junior High in New Albany until her retirement where she made many friends of staff and students alike. Nancy and Frank loved to socialize with their dear friends in Okolona, Ky., and travel across the country in Frank’s pickup with topper. She enjoyed staying in touch with her family members, often attending the Hottle and Funk family reunions. She enjoyed making “mystery tours” with her friends to places near and far.

She is survived by her children, Tom (Nancy) of Georgetown, Ind., Ron (Wanda) of Greenville, Ind., Dan (Laurie) of Santa Barbara, Calif., and Margaret (Dale) of Louisville, Ky.; grandchildren, Rick (Amanda), Sarah (Zach), Cindy (Terry), Donnie (Elizabeth), Venica and Jason (Jenna); great-grandchildren, Tyler Sr., Rylee, Dexter, Vincent, Maddie, Jaxon, Jozi, Zachary, Austin, Clayborn and Zoey; and great-great-grandchild, Tyler Jr.

Memorial services will be held at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, at 3 p.m. with visitation from 1 to 3 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library Foundation in Nancy’s name.

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