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Nancy Dunston Throckmorton

July 3, 1941 — January 12, 2020

Nancy Dunston Throckmorton

Nancy Dunston Throckmorton of Scottsburg, VA passed away January 12, 2020.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on July 3, 1941 and was 78 years of age. She was the daughter of the late John Dunston and the late Florence Toombs Lloyd. She was married to John Lewis Throckmorton who survives.


She was a member of Grace Baptist Church.  Nancy was a tax preparer and ran her own business for many years. She was also a bookkeeper at local tobacco warehouses.


Nancy D. Throckmorton is survived by:

Her Husband of 54 years

John Lewis Throckmorton of Scottsburg

Her Daughter

Debra Tulin and husband Pete of Flanders, NJ

Four Grandchildren

Katie and Dave Tulin

John David and Justin Lewis Throckmorton and their mom, Betty Peade (Barry)


Sylvia Waller (Jimmy), Brenda Carnes (Russ), Linda Morris (Wayne) and Joyce Lloyd


Milton Throckmorton, Alvin Throckmorton (Frances) and Harold Throckmorton (Judy)


Kathy Edmonds Cole and husband Ricky

Host of Nieces, Nephews and extended family


***Preceded in death by***

Her Son

John David Throckmorton

Two Brothers

Charlie Lloyd and Dick Lloyd

Three Sisters

Linda, Shirley and Peggy


A funeral service will be held Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Powell Funeral Home at 11:00 A.M. with the Rev. Jack Stewart officiating. Burial to follow in Oakland Cemetery in Scottsburg, VA.


The family will receive friends Tuesday, one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home and other times at their home, 2013 Scottsburg Rd., Scottsburg, VA.


For memorials please consider a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

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