Ardine 'Nanny' Ryman

Born on July 29, 1929

BAY CITY - Ardine "Nanny" Ryman, 83, of Bay City went to be with her Lord, and her husband Arthur James Ryman on Tuesday, March 26, 2013. She was born July 29, 1929 in Bastrop, TX to the late Edward & Mattie Tucker Knapp. Nanny enjoyed fishing with her husband and grandchildren. She was a great cook, loved working in her yard, tending to her orchids, flowerbeds, and garden. Nanny was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She took great pride in her family.
Nanny is survived by her 2 sons: Willie E. Strelec & wife Marsha and Lee A. Strelec & wife Landle; 7 grandchildren: Charlotte McKissick & husband Jerry, Kristy Bundick & husband Thomas, Willie Strelec Jr., James Strelec & wife Carolina, Radonna Huron & husband Kevin, Crystal Strelec, and Leah Strelec Wiley; 20 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; and sister: Claudell "Dotta" Tweedle Covey; and sister-in-law: Martha Knapp. She was preceded in death by her parents: Edward & Mattie Tucker Knapp; husband: Arthur James Ryman; son: James Lewis Strelec; 2 sisters: Annie Lee Chanik and Mary Rooks; and brother: E. J. Knapp.
The family will receive visitors from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Thursday, March 28, 2013 at the funeral home. The funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Friday, March 29, 2013 at Taylor Bros. Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park in Van Vleck. Pallbearers will be: James Strelec, Willie Strelec Jr., Gary Dean Kersh Jr., Brandon McKissick, Bradley McKissick, Bryce McKissick, Vance Strelec, and Tyler Strelec.
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Arrangements are with Taylor Bros. Funeral home (979) 245-4613.

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