Florence L. Nees, 94, Knightsville, formerly of Poland, passed away at 6:05 a.m., at Cloverleaf Health and Rehabilitation Center, Sept. 28, 2008.
She was born May 30, 1914, in Clay County, the daughter of Noe "Jeff" Jefferson and Minnie Florence (Neese) Nees.
Ms. Nees worked as a farmer on her family's farm for many years as well as Cottman's General Store in Poland for many years. She enjoyed farming, traveling and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
She is preceded in death by her parents and brother Maurice Jefferson Nees.
Survivors include her nephew Gene and Phyllis Nees, niece Evelyn Saunders, great nieces and nephews Diana Rollings, Dennis Rosser, Cheryl Nees, David Nees and Michael Nees.
Services will be at French Funeral Home at 1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008. Burial will follow at Poland Chapel Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until time of services Thursday.
Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.