Nan Sweeney Duvall

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Nan Sweeney Duvall, 52, of Chapel Hill, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012.

A native of Marshall County, Mrs. Duvall was a daughter of the late William Akin Sweeney and Nancy Ross Clyde Sweeney. She was formerly a sportswriter for the Lewisburg Tribune, a member of the Forrest School Alumni Association, and a member of Promise United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Tony Sweeney.

Survivors include her husband, Rickey Duvall of Chapel Hill; a daughter, Mindy (Dustin) Duvall Barton of Chapel Hill; a son, Aaron (Angel) Duvall of Chapel Hill; a sister, Amy (Homer) Jones of Chapel Hill; three grandchildren, Austin, Akin and Alyssa Duvall; and a special friend, Billy Sexton.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Jan. 17, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home. Burial followed at Sweeney Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Promise United Methodist Church or the Forrest School Alumni Association.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, was in charge of arrangements (