Nancy Stebbins Lee passed away November 14, 2022. She was born May 27, 1931 in Danville, VA to Edwin and Elizabeth Stebbins. Nancy grew up in Halifax County in the community of Elmo. After leaving Elmo, she went to RPI College in Richmond and received her bachelor’s degree in secretarial work. She went to work for the governor’s office in 1964 for Governor Mills E. Godwin. She was his speech writer and personal secretary for both administrations.
Nancy married Horace F. Hicks in 1955, the son of Dr. Horace R. Hicks, of Highland Springs, VA. She is preceded in death by her son, Stephen P. Hicks and husband, Horace F. Hicks. She married Francis C. Lee in 1969, Assistant Attorney General of Virginia.
Left to cherish her memory include her son, Horace F. Hicks Jr. of Chesterfield, VA (Kathy); grandchildren, Christopher Hicks, Jennifer Hicks, and Lorin H. Krzywicki; 5 great-grandchildren; along with 2 sisters, Julia Carrington and Mary Louise Stebbins of Elmo.
Services will be private in the spring.