Nancy Baker Platzer

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Nancy Baker Platzer, age 70, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, at the Maury Regional Medical Center. She was born on November 30, 1946, in Smith County, TN to the late James R. and Mary Louise Watts Baker. Nancy enjoyed long car dives, playing music and computer games.

Nancy was preceded in death along with her parents, James and Mary Baker and by her husband, Wilford Robert Platzer. She is survived by two daughters, Tammy Collins, CT and Mary (Paddy) Sheehan, FL; two sisters, Joyce Watts, Lewisburg, TN, Betty Watts (Chad) Clark, Lewisburg, TN; a brother, Jerry (Glenda) Baker, FL; four grandchildren, Chad Navin, Darren Navin, Kevin Collins, Antonia Collins; three great-grandchildren, Darren (DJ) Navin, Jr., Hadley Navin, Dylan Navin; and a close companion and friend, David Perka, Lewisburg, TN.

Visitation will be with the family on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. in the chapel of Bills-McGaugh & Hamilton Funeral Home & Crematory. A memorial service will begin at 2 p.m.

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Bills-McGaugh & Hamilton Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.