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“We always enjoyed hearing Sis. Cornett sing and play when she visited our church. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of her family. ”
1 of 23 | Posted by: Aaron & Jamie Wilson - Cleveland, TN

“Sorry for your loss. May you draw close to our loving god by reading his word and find comfort in the hope that he gives us all, of seeing our...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“We will never forget Bishop Lawson's family. They are all talented. Sis. Nancy was blessed with many. When she sang, either solo, with husband or...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Earl and Colleen Chavis - NC

“So deeply sorry to hear the news of nancys passing. We will be praying for Gods peace and comfort for doyle,bryan,karla,karen and kim. Love you all. ”
4 of 23 | Posted by: dave and rhonda peconge - IN

“My thoughts and prayers are with my family. I love you all. ”
5 of 23 | Posted by: Donna Baker-Sheets - Fort Wayne, IN

“I love you Aunt Nancy. I'm so glad I got to spend time with you at the reunion last year. Precious Memories. Praying for all the family. Love you...Read More »
6 of 23 | Posted by: Anna Davis - Whiteside, TN

“Nancy words can't explain the way we were but I will never forget our prayers and laughter together. I will meet you in Heaven. Love you Ms. America. ”
7 of 23 | Posted by: Carlene Wooten - Rising Fawn, GA

“SO SORRY TO HEAR OF NANCY'S PASSING. SHE WAS A BEAUTIFUL PERSON AND A GREAT CO-WORKED, I KNOW SHE WILL BE TRULY MISSED. ”
8 of 23 | Posted by: MISSY WILLIAMS - FORT WAYNE, IN

“So sorry for your loss, but she was needed in heaven, oh what a beautiful thought, to know that one day, we will all be together again. Nancy was a...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Sue Stinnett (Wegner) - IN

“I am so glad I came to visit. I love you Aunt Nancy. I can hear you singing with the angels. Praying for the family. ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: Terry (Davis) Marshall - Trenton, GA

“Sorry for your lossBettye Barnfield - Parkview ”
11 of 23 | Posted by: Bettye Barnfield - Fort wayne, IN

“I am so sorry for your loss. Nancy was a great lady and she will be missed by all who were lucky enough to know her.Keeping all of you in my...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Denise Szelis - Coworker

“Bryan and Benita, I'm so sorry for your loss. Douglas Collins ”
13 of 23 | Posted by: Douglas Collins - Hammond, IN

“I love you Aunt Nancy! I remember the time we took you fishing and we had a blast. You caught one right after another. I will always remember all the...Read More »
14 of 23 | Posted by: Tiffany Taylor - Ider, AL

“So sorry for this loss, I remember so well the many times you all came to Flint to Worship and Sing with us. Outstanding group and able to make us...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Judy and Bud Bland - Flint, MI

“Our prayers are with the family. ”
16 of 23 | Posted by: Pamela Murphy - Kissimmee, FL

“Golf, Aggravation, Dominoes, Wii Bowling, your taco salad, Fish frys..so many things will never again be the same. I have known you for 8 years but...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: Serrena Weber - Ft Wayne - Family

“So sorry to your family,Nancy was a beautiful lady,that loved the Lord.now She is with God enjoying Heaven.She was a great Mom,that raised beautiful...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: debbie hennen - ft wayne, IN

“I love you Aunt Nancy! I know your singing with the Angels now and in the arms of the Lord!!! ”
19 of 23 | Posted by: Tia Seay - Trenton, GA - Family

“We will continue to pray for Doyle and family members. Special memories we will hang onto. Knowing that she is now with Jesus with no more pain and...Read More »
20 of 23 | Posted by: Dirk & Jeanne Bradley - New Haven, IN

“We are so sorry for your loss. You all are in our prayers. We love y'all ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Amanda cornett - Boaz, AL

“We love u all very much ”
22 of 23 | Posted by: Olin @Sandra Cornett - AL

“Our thoughts are with you. ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: MIchael Early - Avon Park, FL


Nancy L. Cornett, 74, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 18, 2017. Born in Albion, Indiana, Nancy was the daughter of the late Bishop J. Claude and Dora Lawson. Nancy worked with Parkview Hospital for 30 years, retiring in 2005. She was an active member of First Pentecostal Church, Warsaw United Pentecostal Church, and most recently of Victory Life Church. Nancy was faithful, giving, loving, and servant for the Lord. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother to her family. Nancy enjoyed fishing, corn hole, along with singing, and playing the piano and organ. Surviving are her husband, R. Doyle Cornett of New Haven; children, R. Bryan (Benita) Cornett of Rockwood, TN, Kimberly (Rev. Craig) St. Myers of Fort Wayne, Karen (Wayne) Bell of Shamrock, TX, Karla (Rev. Wilson) Murphy of Potts Camp, MS, Randy (Elaina) Goins of Fort Wayne; 16 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-granddaughter; siblings, James J.C. (Elaine) Lawson of Fort Wayne, Carolyn Whitman of New Haven, and Phyllis (James) Weber of Conyers, GA. Nancy was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Rev. Russell McMaster, and brother-in-law, Earl Whitman. Service is 11:00 am, Thursday, June 22, 2017 at First Pentecostal Church, 935 Farwood Ave with calling one hour prior, Rev. Gregory Fries officiating. Calling at D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park Funeral Home, 6301 Fairfield Avenue Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Burial in Sparta Cemetery, Kimmell, Indiana. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Victory Life Church Building Fund or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.