Nancy Boyer Ridgeway, age 86 of 249 Chestnut Grove Church Road, Sparta, NC passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson, NC.

She was born October 26, 1932 in Grayson County, Virginia to the late Floyd McKinley and Nannie Ellen Osborne Boyer. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her first husband, Edward H. Case; two sisters, Anna Lee Combs and Helen Goodwin; six brothers, Robert Boyer, Joe Paul Boyer, L. Roe Boyer, Franklin D. Boyer, John Boyer and Junior Boyer. Nancy was very active in First Baptist Church of Sparta. She loved to bake and spending time with her family. She is survived by her husband, Roy “R.B.” Ridgeway of the home; one son, Edward Charles Case and wife Patti of Clarksville, MD; two grandchildren, Courtney Rae Rouse and husband Kyle of Little Marsh, PA, Edward Charles Case, Jr., of Clarksville, MD; two great-granddaughters, Whitney Mae Rouse of Little Marsh, PA, Lainey Rouse of Little Marsh, PA; one step-daughter, Cheryl Yocum and husband Harry of Fredericksburg, VA; three step-grandchildren, Jason Yocum, Melissa Yocum and Joseph Yocum; five step-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lucille Funk of Galax, VA, and Delta Peterson of Sparta; two brothers, Charles Boyer of Severna Park, MD, and Talmage “T.C.” Boyer and wife Betty of Sparta; several nieces and nephews also survive.

The family requests the honor of your presence at the funeral service to celebrate the life of Nancy at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 14, 2019 in the chapel of Grandview Memorial Funeral Home with Pastor John Attaway and Pastor Bob Miller officiating. Interment will follow in Shiloh Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service at the funeral home and other times at the home of T.C. and Betty Boyer, 79 Boyer Lane, Sparta, NC 28675.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shiloh Cemetery Fund, c/o Walter Lee Hampton, 1173 US Hwy 221, Sparta, NC 28675. The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff of Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital and Woltz Hospice Home.

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