Official Obituary of

Kay (Snyder) Nail

May 24, 1942 ~ February 22, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Kay Nail Obituary

Kay Snyder Nail, 81, of Pinnacle, NC, passed away peacefully at Village Care of King on Thursday, February 22, 2024, with her family by her side. 

Kay was born on May 24, 1942, in Forsyth County, NC, to the late James and Margaret Baugass Snyder. She retired from R.J. Reynolds after thirty-five years of faithful service. She was a member of Faith United Methodist Church in Rural Hall, where she served as a Sunday School teacher for many years. She was a member of the Pinnacle Ruritan Club and Pinnacle Garden Club. She was instrumental in the start-up of King Little League Softball and was active in the King Dolphin program. 

Left to cherish her memory is her husband, Leland Nail; a daughter, Sandy Rhodes, and husband Ray; a son, Keith Nail, and wife Lindsey; four grandchildren: Taylor Rhodes and fiancé Taylor Perkins, Sidney Rhodes, Logan Brown, and husband Evan, and Brendan Nail and wife Erin; along with two great-grandchildren: Heidi Brown and Molly Brown. 

The family wishes to express their gratitude to Priddy Manor, Village Care of King, and Senior Services Daycare of Winston-Salem.

A visitation will be held from 6:00 PM until 7:30 PM on Monday, February 26, 2024, at Slate Funeral Home in King, NC. 

A graveside service will take place on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, at 2:00 PM at Forsyth Memorial Park, with Rev. Andrew Southern and Rev. Pat Dixon officiating.

Flowers are appreciated, or memorial donations may be made to Senior Services Daycare, 2895 Shorefair Dr. Winston-Salem, NC 27105, or Alzheimer's Association, 4615 Dundas Dr. Greensboro, NC 27407.

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February 26, 2024

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Slate Funeral Home
132 E Dalton Rd
King, NC 27021

Graveside Service
February 27, 2024

2:00 PM
Forsyth Memorial Park
3771 Yadkinville Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27106


Senior Service Daycare
2895 Shorefair Dr., WInston-Salem NC 27105

Alzheimer's Association
1315 Ashleybrook Ln., Winston-Salem NC 27103


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