Nancy York Brinkley
Nancy York Brinkley
  • April 26, 1938 - March 11, 2017
  • North Carolina

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Mrs. Nancy York Brinkley, 78, of Thomasville, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 11, 2017.
A resident of this area all of her life, Nancy was born on April 26, 1938 in Davidson County to the late Raleigh York, Sr. and Rosa Clodfelter York. She had worked as the Manager of the Thomasville Merchants Association and Credit Bureau for 30 years before retiring from the High Point Merchants Association and Credit Bureau after 21 years of service. Nancy also was active in the Business and Professional Women's Club, where she had served as past president. She loved spending time with her family and friends and traveling to the mountains and the beach. Most of all, she was dedicated to her church, First Baptist Church in Thomasville, where she had served as a Sunday School teacher for many years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Tom Brinkley, son, Wayne Brinkley, and brother, Frank Douglas York.
Nancy is survived by her daughter, Angie Brinkley; brothers, Richard York and wife Frances, Ronald York and wife Sandy, Raleigh York, Jr. and wife Juanita, and Bill York and wife Joyce; and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and a great-great niece.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am Monday, March 13, 2017 at First Baptist Church, 11 Randolph Street, Thomasville, with Rev. Bynum Orr officiating. Interment will follow in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 pm Sunday, March 12, 2017 at Thomasville Funeral Home, 18 Randolph Street and other times at Nancy and Angie's home.
Memorials may be directed to First Baptist Church in Thomasville or Hospice of Davidson County.
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