Hackworth (Castle)


Nancy Kay (Castle) Hackworth, age 54, of Christiansburg, passed on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, after battling a long illness.  She was born in Urbana on December 16, 1961.

Nancy is survived by her husband of 32 years: James Kenneth Hackworth of Christiansburg; her Mother: Nancy Elizabeth Castle of Christiansburg; children: Missy Jo (Joey) Hackworth Shaw of Urbana, Crissy Kay (David Wayne) Hackworth Ropp of Terre Haute, OH, Jessy Lynn (Jared) Hackworth Williamson of St. Paris and Mackenzie Diana Hackworth of Christiansburg; step son: James Keith Hackworth of OK; grandchildren: Kaylee Melissa Ropp “little bear”, age 13, Gavin James Shaw “my boy”, age 8, and Makayla Lynn Shaw “Lucy” age 5; aunt: Sally Castle of Mr. Gilead; sisters: Sara Jane (Bob) Castle Hall of Toledo, Diana (Michael) Castle Miller and Judy L. (Eddie) Castle Huff, all of Christiansburg; and brother: James Edward Castle of Christiansburg.  She was preceded in death by: father: James Castle; sister: Elsie Castle Treon; cousin: David B. Castle; uncle: Elmer “Sonny” Castle; nephew: Michael Miller; paternal grandparents: Noah and Katie Castle; and maternal grandparents: Sam and Mary Milligan.

Nancy babysat for many years.  She loved her kids and grandkids.  They always put a smile on her face.  Nancy enjoyed crafting and reading her Bible.  She collected Boyd bears and did scroll saw projects. 

Friends gathered at 2:00PM on Saturday December 17, 2016 at United Methodist Church, Christiansburg. Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, P. O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.bairdfuneralhome.com.