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  1. Folks, some of you have asked if we were trimming our forums since there are no sports at the moment. We’re going to keep everything open on the forums to provide a sense of normalcy here. It’s our hope Gator Country can be a place of comfort for you during these crazy times. Be safe my friends and take care. -Ray and the GC staff. GO GATORS IN AL KINDS OF WEATHER!

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RIP GatorNana Updated first post with info on services

Discussion in 'RayGator's Swamp Gas' started by OklahomaGator, Feb 1, 2020.

  1. tilly

    tilly Superhero Mod. Fast witted. Bulletproof posts. Moderator VIP Member

    She is a current mod. She posts fireworks in the game thread every TD we score.
    She has been active as long as I can remember. She spent most of her time in the Too Hot forum.

    This is quite the shock for those of us who moderated with her.

    Prayers for her family.
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  2. tilly

    tilly Superhero Mod. Fast witted. Bulletproof posts. Moderator VIP Member

    @gatornana last logged in on January 15. She last posted on New Years Eve. She posted the 5th qtr thread for the Orange Bowl.
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  3. antny1

    antny1 GC Legend

    Dec 3, 2019
    I posted earlier that I must have not seen her much lately as my memories of her were from when I frequented too hot where she was very active when I was years ago. I rarely frequent too hot now. If she posted recently I must have missed it. RIP

    Appreciate the information. I remember her as long as I've been on this board which has been from around 2003
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  4. gatordavisl

    gatordavisl VIP Member

    Apr 8, 2007
    northern MN
    Along with you, wasn't nana one of the teachers on board? It seems that she was well-informed on education issues.
    So sad to hear this. Nana was a great one. :(
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  5. GatorGrowl

    GatorGrowl Forum Admin Moderator VIP Member GC Staff

    Jan 19, 2012
    Paris, TN
    She had been on the GC as late as 1/15/2020

    RayGator was the first to take notice and when he did Oklahoma and I started looking as best we could. We called, texted her and we were at the point to call the hospitals in her area.

    Then today I got a call asking if I was David Shepherd from Gator Country..I had a feeling bad news was about to come. Her son told me that Holly (his mom) had passed (I think he said two days ago). I asked if he minded me asking what happened. He was in tears talks, as was I, and simply said respiratory failure. I did not inquire any more other than to say how sorry I was.
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  6. sleeze

    sleeze GC Hall of Fame

    Jul 24, 2007
    South GA
    Thanks for letting us know.

    Prayers have been made for comfort from The Good Lord to her family and friends.
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  7. swampbabe

    swampbabe GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 8, 2007
    Viera, FL
    Yes, she was. If I recall correctly, she was a special ed teacher. She earned the stars in her crown for sure.
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  8. GatorSean

    GatorSean GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 3, 2007
    One of the best! She will be missed and remembered.
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  9. 1975Gator

    1975Gator All American

    Jan 5, 2012
    I've never been on too hot.
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  10. WhattaGator

    WhattaGator "Where's The Beef"?? (Or the crabcakes, etc.)... VIP Member "Cook Shack Chef"

    You never had to be on TooHot to rermember Nana....

    Her fireworks after every Gator score, and her love and enthusiasm will always be remembered.
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  11. DieAGator

    DieAGator GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 3, 2007
    Right. I remember her being active on that.
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  12. Bazza

    Bazza GC Hall of Fame

    Jan 2, 2009
    New Smyrna Beach
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  13. DawgFanFromAlabam

    DawgFanFromAlabam GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 18, 2007
    Hate to hear that. Condolences to her family.
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  14. raygravesghost

    raygravesghost All American

    Aug 13, 2019
    Sad sad news...
    I spoke with her a couple times...always top shelf.. first class

    Godspeed Nana
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  15. hotelgator

    hotelgator GC Legend

    Jun 21, 2007
    It's funny how someone can touch the lives of so many on a website.

    She was fair, even handed, and consistent.

    To be sure we have so many great mods and contributers on this site. Have for a long time now.

    It's telling that her son could barely speak of the woman who gave him life.
    I will think of her as a great mother first and then think positively of her on this site.

    God Bless her and now she can say a couple Oh my's in heaven :)
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  16. malscott

    malscott Premium Member

    Apr 3, 2007
    West Hills, Ca
    Hearing this is tough. While I didn't have a personal relationship with her I sure have become fond of the folks on this board. It sure is sad news. Selfishly, I'm getting to the age now when people pass on, I can't help think of my own mortality.

    Blessings to those she left behind that feel her loss the most.

    To a great Gator- Go Gators GatorNana!

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  17. flipdaddy5

    flipdaddy5 All American

    Jan 3, 2015
    Been around a long time and have been in convos in the boards with her. Prayers up.
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  18. gulfgator

    gulfgator GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 9, 2007
    Gulf of Mexico
    Dang, sad news indeed. I try to avoid too hot:devil:, but if there was ever a reasonable and kind person on there, it was her. All the best to her family.
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  19. rpmGator

    rpmGator GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 10, 2007
    Goodbye Nana

    you will be missed by all of us

    Rip Holly
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  20. ironhead1

    ironhead1 GC Hall of Fame

    Apr 3, 2007
    For those of us in here that are/were Too Hot regulars, She was a mod on that forum for quite some time.

    My heartfelt condolences to her family.

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