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Nancy Jean (McAdams) Peters

February 25, 1931 — July 25, 2022

East Moline, Illinois

Nancy Peters, 91, of East Moline, Illinois, died Monday, July 25, 2022, in her home.

The former Nancy Jean McAdams was born February 25, 1931, in Nashville, Arkansas, to Robert and Jennie (Ferguson) McAdams. She married Calvin Lewis Peters on August 4, 1950, in Nashville. He died April 20, 2021. She graduated from Western Illinois University and received her Masters Degree from Florida Institute of Technology. She was employed by the Department of the Army for over 30 years, retiring from the Rock Island Arsenal as a contracting officer in 2000. She was very active in Daughters of the American Revolution in Arkansas and Illinois for many years, and had been a member of Rock Island Arsenal Historical Society and First Baptist Church, Moline. She loved to read.

Nancy is survived by two sons, William C. Peters and his wife Donna Marie of Southaven, Mississippi, and James H. Peters of East Moline; and a sister, Mary Ann McAdams of Rock Island. She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin, and brothers, Frank McAdams and Charles “Babe” McAdams.

Graveside services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 in Nashville Cemetery, under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022

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