Nadia Grable, known to many as Nana, went to be with the Lord on Monday August 7, 2017 at the age of 78 years. Nadia was born October 23, 1938 in Springfield, Arkansas. She graduated from Central High School in 1956. She went on to become a nurse and retired from nursing at the age of 62. She was a member of Kellogg Valley Baptist Church of Sherwood, Arkansas.
Nana was loved by many and would always do anything and everything she could for her family and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her mother Mildred McClaren McKascle (Earl), father Eldon Grable, and brother Darion Grable (Dorothy). She is survived by daughters Alise Dennis (James), Angela Boxx Wiggins (Johnny), son Bill Holt (Charlotte), grandchildren Jamie Montgomery, Timothy Dennis, Brad Dennis (Jessie), Tori Dennis, Billy Holt (Holly), Melissa Wiggins, Jennifer Paap (Cody), Mary Wildhaber (Chris), great grandchildren Bryce Montgomery, Asher Dennis, Joel Dennis, Stefonn Robinson, Tre-nae Wiggins, Trevonn Robinson, Claytin Paap, Allie-Jo Paap, Meaghan Chambers (Terry), Gracie Watters, two great great grandchildren on the way, and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
A memorial service will be held for Nana on Sunday August 13, 2017 at 3:00PM at Kellogg Valley Baptist Church, 9516 Bamboo Ln. Sherwood, AR 72120.
Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville, Arkansas.
I was Nadia’s caregiver for a short while. I was with her for just a short while but did enjoy being with her. She was a hoot. My sympathies to her family.
Jamie my prayers will be with you and your family during this time of grief. Just try to stay positive and know that she is in a better place and rejoice the life she lived and shared with all of you,.
Praying for the whole family. Your all on my mind. Love you
Thoughts and prayers to the family. May God comfort you all in this difficult time .
I was in Nadia’s Class of ’56 at Central High. I was sorry to learn of her death. Prayers for her family.
I met Nadia while stationed at Little Rock AFB in 1973. She was a dear friend. Was sorry to learn of her death.