MOUNT VERNON — Nancy E. Fouch, 75, of Mount Vernon died Monday April 22, 2019, at the Ohio Eastern Star home in Mount Vernon. Nancy was born Sept. 18, 1943, near Coshocton to Herbert Berry Jr. and Lorna E. (Hamilton) Berry Laughlin. Nancy had been employed as a case worker for Job and Family Services in Knox County for 30 years.

Surviving are her husband David James Fouch; her daughter Deidra “Dee” (Joseph) Carpenter; two grandchildren; three step grandchildren; 12 step great-grandchildren; her sisters, Linda Kempton, Kay (Michael Franz) Wilson and Jan (Phil) Ashcraft and her brother William (Shirl) Berry.

Besides her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by a daughter, Angela Fouch; a son, James Edward Fouch; her sister, Barbara Keegan; and a brother, Richard Berry.

In following Nancy’s wishes there will be no formal services but the family asks that you honor her by recalling a fond memory of Nancy.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Nancy E. Fouch.


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