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Obituary for Nannie Wallace Grennier

Nannie Wallace Dills Grennier, 99, of Franklin, passed away on May 12, 2022.

Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Ernest Wallace Sr. and Ellen Beatrice Green Wallace. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Turner E. Dills, her second husband, Leo Nelson Grennier and brothers, Billy, Hilton, Robert, and Ernest “Sonny” Jr. and her sister, Joyce Setser. Nannie was a lifelong member of Louisa Chapel United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her children, Margaret “Peggy” Scott (Harold), Jean Swafford (Ben) both of Franklin, Judith Shepherd of Tampa, Florida; brother, Donnie Wallace (Judy) of Franklin; sister in-law, Mildred Wallace of Franklin; 7 grandchildren, Kim Reece (Mike), Kelly Tippett (Greg), Joey Swafford, Landon Swafford (Brook), Lauren Stopka (Jeff), Carly Parker (Glenn), and Emily Shepherd; 10 great grandchildren, Nicholas and Nichole Reece, Scott and Sara Tippett, Turner, and Bennett Swafford, Jackson Swafford, Hayden Rogers, Ellie Shepherd, and Crew Parker, and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 3 pm on Saturday May 14, 2022, in the chapel of Macon Funeral Home.
Rev. David Crunkleton, and Rev. Mark Bishop will officiate. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2:00-3:00 pm prior to the service.

Pallbearers will be, Gary Setser, Jerry, Larry, Greg, Jeff and Bobby Wallace.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Louisa Chapel Methodist Church, c/o Donnie Wallace, 477 Louisa Chapel Rd., Franklin, NC 28734.

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Macon Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements.