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Nancy Mae Sanford entered into Eternal Rest on Monday, November 9, 2020 at the age of 101. She was a Native of Slaughter, La. and a resident of New Orleans La. Nancy was born in Slaughter La. to the late Anna Hills and Monroe Etters. She was a retired Domestic Worker. She was the wife of the Late Johnny Sanford (Manboy) and Loving Companion of Oscar Bourgeois. Beloved Mother of Edna Dodson (Ralph). Grandmother of Williemae Bridgett and Cornelius Bridgett. Great Grandmother to 11 Children and Great Great Grandmother to 13 Children. Nancy was preceded in death by her Grandchildren Joann Bridgett-Brinson (Robert), Eleanor Allen (Alex), Alex Allen Jr., Alexis Allen and Son in Law Ralph Dodson. Nancy is survived by host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Relatives and Friends of the Family are invited to attend a Funeral Service honoring the life of Nancy Mae Sanford at D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave New Orleans, La. 70125 on Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 11:00 am. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am to 11:00 am. Interment: Lake Lawn Cemetery. As mandated by the State of Louisiana due to the COVID-19 pandemic, attendance is limited. Everyone is required to adhere to all restrictions. You must wear a face mask at all times and practice social distancing. Arrangements entrusted to D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave. New Orleans, LA. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the online guestbook, share memories, and condolences for the family.