Nancy Atchley


Nancy C. Atchley, 79, of Hillisburg passed away on Saturday, December 23, 2017, at her home. She was born June 23, 1938, in Frankfort, to Otis and Florence Reynolds Spurgeon in Frankfort.

Nancy graduated from Scircleville High School in 1959. She was a stay at home mom, later worked at Milky Way, and had substituted in the Clinton Central Schools cafeteria.  Nancy dearly loved her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

On September 6, 1959, Nancy married Lonnie W. Atchley at the Hillisburg United Methodist Church. Lonnie survives with their children, Christina (Murray) Freeman and Steve (Lorraine) Atchley; grandchildren, Wesley (Christy) Parker, Gina Rayburn, Miranda (Shane) Trenary, Nick (Brittani) Atchley, and Yvette  Atchley; seven-great-grandchildren; and one brother, Richard (Barbara) Spurgeon.

Nancy is preceded in death by her parents, an infant daughter, Julia Ann Atchley; brother, Robert A. Spurgeon; and sister, Janice Biery.

Visitation will be held on Friday , December 29, 2017, at the Genda Funeral Home in Frankfort from 4:00 p.m. to the start of the funeral service at 6:00p.m. Pastor John Mansur will officiate.  Graveside services will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 30, 2017, at Whiteman Cemetery near Michigantown.  Memorials in Nancy’s name may be made to Hillisburg United Methodist Church.  Online condolences may be directed to