Nancy Ann Wright Birdwell of Guntersville passed away April 27, 2020, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Amy and Bud Sims. She was 79.

Due to the coronavirus concerns, the family will hold a memorial service for friends and family at a later date.

Mrs. Birdwell retired from Redstone Arsenal and later worked at the Council on Aging in Guntersville and with RSVP and Meals on Wheels. She loved painting, crocheting and sewing.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Amy and Delynn (Bud) Sims; 2 granddaughters, Rachel George (Brandon) and Whitney Beth Gore (Spencer); one great-granddaughter, Evelyn George; a sister, Martha Wright-Sharp of DeFuniak Springs, Florida; a brother, Larry Neal Wright of Hoover, Alabama; and an uncle, David Bowling of Macon, Georgia.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George Turner Wright and Evelyn Bowling Wright; and 2 husbands, James Gorman Birdwell and Lynn Mays.

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