Ima Jean Nanney, 80, of Milton, DE and formerly of Newark, DE., passed away on August 27, 2017. Ima was retired from the Avon Co. after many years of service. Ima was an enthusiastic women with a southern charm and a witty sense of humor. She enjoyed the outdoors, boating, puzzles and will be missed dearly by her devoted family.
She was preceded in death by her husband Jimmie Nanney, Sr.; her daughter Tamera Lynn Nanney and son Jimmie Nanney, Jr.
Ima Jean is survived by her son, Ronald Nanney (Carolyn); 4 grandchildren, Ima Jean Foraker, Nicole Nanney, Robert Murdy, Francis Heck, III; 4 great grandchildren and her beloved dog Little Boy.
A viewing will be held at 10am on Friday September 1, followed by a service at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington. Interment will be in Gracelawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Beebe Hospital,