Mrs. Nancy French

March 29, 1949 ~ July 7, 2019 (age 70)




Mrs. Nancy French, age 70, of Lanett, Alabama passed away on Sunday, July 7th, 2019 at her residence.

Mrs. French was born in West Point, Georgia on March 29th, 1949 to the late Esco A. Lenoir, Jr. and the late Mattie Pike Lenoir.  She was also preceded in death by her sister, Donna McMillan and a brother, Sonny Lenoir.

Mrs. French retired from the West Point Stevens Company as a supervisor with over 40 years of service.

She was a member of West Side Baptist Church in Lanett. Mrs. French was a very faithful lady who prayed and read her Bible each day.  She loved her church and her church family. 

One of her favorite pastimes was found in reading.  She was an anchor to her family and loved her family and her grandchildren, who affectionately called her “Nana”. 

She is survived by her children, Shandi Moncus and Brandon Godfrey; special niece, Jaime King; siblings, Linda Webb, Debbye Lenoir, Robin Lenoir; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 11th, 2019 at 11:00A.M. EDT at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home chapel in Valley with interment following in the Fredonia United Methodist Church Cemetery.  The Reverend Terry Hill officiating.  Her family will be receiving friends at the funeral home Thursday morning from 10:00A.M. EDT until 11:00A.M. EDT.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made in her name to West Side Baptist Church, 1205 South 8th Street, Lanett, Alabama 36863 or to Compassus Hospice, 665 Opelika Road, Auburn, Alabama 36830.

Please visit her Memorial Tribute page at to leave a condolence for her family, share a memory of Mrs. French, or to light a Remembrance Candle in her memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley directing.

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July 11, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home Chapel in Valley
3700 20th Avenue
Valley, AL 36854

Funeral Service
July 11, 2019

11:00 AM
Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home Chapel in Valley
3700 20th Avenue
Valley, AL 36854


Compassus Hospice
665 Opelika Road, Suite 200, Auburn AL 36830
Tel: 1-334-826-1899

West Side Baptist Church
1205 South 8th Street, Lanett AL 36863
Tel: 1-334-644-4396

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