Nancy Jane (Edwards) Balloun, 90, Russell, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 at Russell Regional Hospital.

She was born Oct. 8, 1928, in Borger, Texas, to Thomas and Euphamia (Brace) Edwards. They moved to Russell when she was 7 years old. She graduated from Russell High School in 1946.

She married Robert LeRoy Balloun on July 24, 1949 in Russell.

She was the Register of Deeds for Russell County for many years.

Survivors include her husband of the home; daughters, Mary Ann Kuhn (Mark), Wichita, Jane Ellen Law (Michael), Atchison, and Janet Kay Stremel (Jerry), Storm Lake, Iowa; a brother, Bob Edwards, Denver; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and three brothers, Tom Edwards, Veryl Edwards and Frank Edwards.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Trinity United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at the Russell City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell, with the family present to greet friends from 6 to 7 p.m. A memorial has been established with the Russell County Food Pantry. Contributions and condolences can be sent Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary.