Fairfield-Nancy Wheeler Gerry, recent resident of Bedside Manor in Oakland, expired Sunday evening September 3, 2017, surrounded by her children at Maine General Hospital in Augusta. \r\n\r\nNancy was born in Augusta, June 29, 1931, second daughter of Annie (Clough) and Manchester Haynes Wheeler Sr. She attended school in Fairfield and was a graduate of Lawrence High School. \r\n\r\nNancy raised her family in Fairfield and was a longtime employee of Hathaway Shirt Company in Waterville. She loved all animals, especially cats and horses. Nancy loved riding horses, reading, sailing, swimming, listening to classical music and opera, and sitting by campfires. \r\n\r\nShe was predeceased by her parents; her stepfather George M. Bott; her sister Hope Haynes Wheeler Brown; and step brother Morrill Bott. \r\n\r\nNancy is survived by her sons, David Clifford and Michael Clifford and his partner Melody Leary all of Fairfield; her daughters, Christina (Gerry) and husband Roy Lawrence Sr. of Benton and Bobbi (Clifford) and husband Frank H Coombs III of Hampden; grandchildren, Joshua Coombs, Erin Coombs, Justin Walker, Mathew Walker and Julia Lawrence; and her step grandchildren, nieces and nephews. \r\n\r\nThere will be no visitation or services per her written wishes. Her ashes will be scattered at a location to be decided at later date by family. \r\n\r\nIn lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to Waterville Area Humane Society, 100 Webb Rd., Waterville, ME 04901.