In Memory of Nevella Hancock





Nevella Hancock

Nevella Hancock was born May 24, 1930, to Cora (Thorpe) and James Throckmorton in Northern Granville County, North Carolina. She was the youngest girl of her sixteen siblings. She passed away on Wednesday, March 4, 2020, at her home. Nevella was educated in the Northern Granville County Schools and moved to New Jersey in the early 1950's. She married Percy Hancock from this union were born six lovely children. Nevella loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them as often as she could. She worked as a porter for Caesar's Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, for over thirty years, before retiring. Nevella was a member of the Love Center Church in Atlantic City, New Jersey. She was preceded in death by: her husband, Percy W. Hancock; children, Persena, Sylvetta and William P. Hancock; parents, Cora and James Throckmorton. Nevella leaves to cherish her memories: daughters, Carmen Mollineaux, Diane and Darlene Hancock; brother, Arthur Throckmorton; sister, Nannie Roberts; 14 grandchildren; and a host of great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other family members and friends. Funeral services will be 11AM, Saturday, March 14, 2020, at the Love Center Church, 2002 West Riverside Drive, Atlantic City, New Jersey, where friends will be received from 9AM to 11AM. A repast will be in the church fellowship hall immediately after funeral services. Interment to follow at Lincoln Memorial Park, Mays Landing, New Jersey. Arrangements are entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., Atlantic City, New Jersey, where condolences maybe left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com