Nancy Holt Mofield

MOFIELD, Nancy H., age 92 of Mt. Juliet passed away September 14, 2022. Preceded in death by husband of 68 years, Lester A. Mofield; parents, W. R. & Arlene Holt; daughter, Janet Eastes; brother, Roger Holt; sister, Jane Franklin; and nephew, Danny Draper. She is survived by her children, William “Billy” Mofield, Ann (Bobby) Travis, Leslie (James) Pratt, Joyce (Thayer) Walker, Michael (Lori) Mofield and Jeffrey (Melissa) Mofield; 13 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.


Nancy grew up spending summers at her grandmother’s dairy farm in upstate New York which she often said were her happiest memories. She was a natural at painting, upholstering furniture and sewing. Her first job was at Hartman Luggage in Lebanon, TN then, she went on to hold several seamstress jobs as well as an upholstery job with a boat company in Lebanon. Employed with AVCO and Cross Continent Aircraft in Smyrna, she worked sewing and upholstering as an interior mechanic on airplanes. Nancy was a hard worker. She cleaned banks and buildings until the age of 82. An amazing southern cook, she enjoyed watching Vanderbilt basketball and football.


Funeral service will be held Sunday, September 18th at 3 pm at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet with Dr. Ashley Mofield officiating. Interment will follow the service at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens with Jerry Franklin, Justin Mofield, Joseph Walker, Marty Eastes, Kevin June and Chris June serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are: Jacob Mofield, Justin Mofield and Carl Franklin. Visitation with the family will be Sunday, September 18th from 1 pm until time of service.


Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818,