Nancy Matthews McKechnie

Nancy Matthews McKechnie, 77, of Pikeville, Tennessee passed away April 19, 2020 at her home of over 40 years, surrounded by her girls.

She was born August 31, 1942 in Sharpsburg, Kentucky, the daughter of Johnnie and Elizabeth Bailey Matthews.

She is survived by her daughters Jeri Lynn Baker and her husband Chris, Jeanna Morgan and her husband Brian, and Julia Simmons and her husband Keith; grandchildren Gavin and Gabby Simmons, Ella Baker, and Maddox and Millisan Morgan; siblings Charlie Matthews, Albert Matthews and Jeannie Goins. She also leaves behind her beloved dog Freddy.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Robert “Jerry” McKechnie; and brothers Raymond and Bobby Matthews.

In accordance with her wishes, no services will be held and the ashes will be spread on the family farm.

The family has respectfully asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Nine Mile Fire Department, c/o Jacqueline Wooden, 40864 US Hwy. 127 South, Pikeville, TN 37367.

Hood Funeral Home and Crematory in Crossville was in charge of arrangements.

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