PRINCETON — Nancy A. (Shomate) Tinsley, 69, of Princeton, entered rest Wednesday Sept. 8, 2021 at The Waters in Princeton.

Nancy had worked at Princeton Wal-Mart.

Nancy was born Oct. 19, 1951 in Okawville, Illinois, to Eugene and Dorothy (Newton) Shomate.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Kathy Koca, Linda Corcoran, Raylene Hamlin and nephew Tom Broshears.

She is survived by her son Sonny Tinsley of Princeton; a brother Carl (Janet) Shomate of Oakland City; brothers-in-law Edward Koca of Princeton, John Corcoran of Zephyrhills, Florida; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great=nephews.

Graveside service is at 2 p.m. Sunday Sept. 19, 2021 at Maple Hill Cemetery in Princeton.

Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel is honored to assist Nancy’s family. Family and friends may send messages of comfort to


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