Nancy Dunning Acree

Published 11:49 am Monday, May 7, 2012

AULANDER – Nancy Dunning Acree, age 80, passed away Saturday, May 5, 2012 at Rich Square Health Care Center.  She was born in Bertie County on September 29, 1931 to the late Grover Dunning and Goldie Morris Dunning.

Mrs. Acree was an office manager and worked for Ahoskie Medical Associates for 35 years.  She was involved in the Aulander Civic League and a member of Aulander Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth Baker and husband, Jerry, of Kill Devil Hills; a son, Edmond Acree of Aulander; sisters, Ercel Pierce of Colerain and Becky Decoste of Greensboro; brothers, Ronald Dunning of Aulander and Richard Dunning of Idaho; and grandchildren, Brian Acree of Aulander and Carole Morton and husband, Wesley, of Greenville.

Besides her husband, Joseph Acree, Nancy was preceded in death by her brothers, William Dunning, Lawrence Dunning, James Dunning and Carl Dunning.

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, May 9 at 2:00 p.m. at the Aulander Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry Johnson officiating.

Garrett-Jones Funeral Home of Ahoskie is serving the Acree family.  Friends may send online condolences to