2018_11_12_11_52_21     Nancy Sue Huffman McLaughlin, 70, of Hot Springs, Virginia passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 at The Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia.
She was born February 23, 1948 in Alleghany County, Virginia, the daughter of the late William Andrew “Andy” Huffman and Lovie Loretta Rucker Huffman.
Nancy worked as an assistant in the Homestead Doctor’s Office as a nurse, secretary or whatever needed to be done.
She was a active member of the Hot Springs Garden Club, the Audubon Club and the Women’s Auxiliary for the Hot Springs Fire & Rescue. Nancy enjoyed her flower garden and raised some of the most beautiful flowers in the area. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Holmes Cavet “Buddy” McLaughlin of Hot Springs; two children, James Cavet “JC” McLaughlin of Hot Springs, Lori Crist & husband Steven of Stephens City, Virginia; grandchildren, Trevor Austin McLaughlin Farren Elizabeth Crist and Brady Kellan Crist; step-grandchildren Hannah Groves, Evan Groves and Chyanne McCoy.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Janet Ann Huffman Clarke.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at McLaughlin & Young Funeral Home with Reverend Frank Neff officiating. Interment will be in their private family cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mike Spurgeon, P.Y. Henry, Donnie Michael, Stevie Hodge, Kim Brown Alexander, Leroy Jones and Dr. David Wheeler.
The family will receive friends from6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Tuesday evening at McLaughlin & Young Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Hot Springs Fire & Rescue Association, P.O. Box N, Hot Springs, Virginia 24445.


  1. So very sorry to learn of Nancy’s passing.
    Sending my sincere sympathy to Buddy and his family. Prayers for the family in the days ahead.

  2. So sorry to see the passing of Nancy,my thoughts,prayers and love for Buddy and the family.May God Bless You All

  3. Buddy and Family,
    I’m sadden to learn of the death of Nancy. I have many fond memories of her throughout our Middle School and High School years.
    Will pray for you and your family.

  4. Buddy and family, so sorry to hear of Nancy’s passing. In our prayers.
    Blessings, Earl and Teresa Burns Cutlip Strasburg, Va.

  5. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Nancy.

  6. Buddy I hauled her on the school bus I drove down through the gorge .Great family and memories Earl Cutlip

  7. To Buddy and family,i just learned of Nancy’s death while browsing the obituaries, my thoughts and prayers to each of you and the many memories i had of you all during my employment @ BCCH, know that ask God for each of you to have strength and salvation during this difficult time.

  8. Buddy, i am so sorry to hear of Nancy’s passing; you are in my thoughts and prayers .


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