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In Memory of

W. G. Nelms

April 20, 1940 - November 24, 2016

Obituary


W G died November 24, 2016 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. He was born April 20, 1940 McNairy Co. TN. To the late Earnest and Lessie Mae Carter Nelms. W G was a 1958 graduate of Corinth High School and he served in the US Navy from 1958 to 1964. W G Was retried from First State Loans, also served as an insurance sales for local funeral homes. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, who loved bow hunting. He enjoyed being in the outdoors and visiting Lonnie's Sporting Goods to see his friends. He...

W G died November 24, 2016 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. He was born April 20, 1940 McNairy Co. TN. To the late Earnest and Lessie Mae Carter Nelms. W G was a 1958 graduate of Corinth High School and he served in the US Navy from 1958 to 1964. W G Was retried from First State Loans, also served as an insurance sales for local funeral homes. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, who loved bow hunting. He enjoyed being in the outdoors and visiting Lonnie's Sporting Goods to see his friends. He was a member of American Legion Post 6 and AARP.

Preceded in death by his parents; brother James Nelms.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years Betty Davis Nelms; daughter Kristie (Doug) Smith; sister Shirley Easter; brother Larry (Cathy) Nelms; host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Pallbearers Noah Haley, Tom Oaks, Lynn Jones, Adolf Taylor, Larry Darwin, Charles Curtis, Larry Ellis, Larry Wilkins, Maury Sanders, Collin Rogers, John Knight, Ronald Lilly.

Family will receive friends Sunday 1:00 to service time

Condolences can be left at www.memorialcorinth.com

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home, Corinth, Mississippi.