As a teen, God gave Nannie Pea a passion to work with children during Vacation Bible School at her church. Upon graduation from Elizabeth City State University in Elizabeth City, N. C., Nannie Pea was blessed to enjoy a forty-year teaching career in elementary education. With the support of her loving husband, now deceased, Nannie Pea established and operated K. J. Amasia Preschool for children ages 6 months through 4 years of age (2012-2016).
Nannie Pea enjoys serving in the children’s ministry at her church, Gethsemane Baptist, in Newport News, Virginia. Having had a love for writing over many years, her favorite hobby is creating children’s stories, rhymes, and poems. Nannie Pea also creates acrostics, greeting cards, short stories, and plays.