Nancy Sonnevelt Obituary

Nancy Sonnevelt

Oct 10, 1955-Aug 06, 2019
Resided in Poollville, Texas
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Nancy Sonnevelt, 63, passed away on August 6, 2019 in Ft Worth, Texas. She was born on October 10, 1955 in Ft. Worth, Tx to Don Gray Calvert & Vera Kathleen Steel.


Nancy grew up with 2 older sisters, Donna & Susan, in Benbrook, Tx.  She attended Western Hills High School. She then went on to Texas Christian University and later Tarleton State University.  Nancy finished up at University of North Texas in Denton with a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice and a Master’s in Emergency Management.  She worked for Fort Worth Police Department for 27 years. After retiring from a dedicated career of public safety, Nancy began her teaching career.  She worked a few years at Weatherford College as Assistant Coordinator for the Police Academy. She then worked for Weatherford High School (2011-2017) teaching criminal justice classes at the high school.  Her most recent position began in October 2017 with Azle ISD, teaching the dual credit criminal justice classes at the high school & being the Criminal Justice Club instructor. Nancy spent many years with the Parker County 4-H Clubs helping youngsters.  She & her daughters were active show members at the Parker County Stock Show & the Fort Worth Stock Show every year for about 15 years.  Her most recent passion was her students; she loved seeing them grow & learn who they were & how they wanted to leave their imprint on the world. Nancy loved to spin, knit & crochet.  There were several trips made to the Taos Wool Festival in New Mexico to serve as her yearly get away with her 2 sisters.

She was a loving mother & sister, and most recently, great-grandmother.  Beloved community member in Parker County for over 30 years.
She is survived by her daughters, Stacie Hamby (husband Matt) & granddaughter Lyndsee, Stephanie Sonnevelt & grandchildren Whitney, James & Cameron, and Samantha Garcia (husband Manuel ) & grandchildren Tegan & Riley; step-saughter: Patricia Shrader (husband Shane) & grandchildren Shiean, Angel, & Christian; great-granddaughter Luna Mae (Shiean's daughter); sisters,  Susan Coleman & Donna Otto; boyfriend, Joseph “Smokey” Milligan

Memorial will be Friday August 16, 2019 at Central Baptist Church, 4260 Old Agnes Road  Weatherford, Tx 76088, at 4pm.


We love you mom & we will see you soon.  Say hi to grandpa for us.




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Central Baptist Church
4260 Old Agnes Road
Weatherford, Texas 76088
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