Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

In Memoriam: Nancy Huffman

Updated on 5/6/2013 3:40:28 PM.

Nancy Huffman, long-time Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Coordinator of Grants Management and Fiscal Services, passed away on April 29. She was 61.

The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center staff and faculty who worked with her for the last 36 years remember her expertise in grant budget development and grants management, as well as her warm smile and gentle personality.

We extend our sympathy to Nancy’s husband Larry, who has cared for her throughout her treatment for cancer, her parents and brother Steve, and their families.

A memorial service will be held at St. Matthew Catholic Church (535 Sneed Rd. W., Franklin, TN 37069; 615-646-0378) on Thursday, May 9. Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m., and the service will begin at 11:00 a.m. As per Nancy's wishes, dress will be casual.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Cancer Society in Nancy's memory. Contributions can be made online at www.cancer.org. Locally, donations may be mailed to the American Cancer Society, 2300 Charlotte Ave., Nashville, TN 37203. For more information, call 1 (800) 227-2345.

If you have memories or photos to share, please send to Elizabeth Turner, 322-8240.

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