Nellie Broxton Reon

Nellie Broxton Reon, 93, of Laurel died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at her residence in Laurel. She was born Friday, Dec. 28, 1923, in New Castle Under Lyme, England.

Visitation will be Thursday from 5-8 p.m., at Ellisville Funeral Home. Graveside services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Sandersville Cemetery in Sandersville. Ellisville Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

She was a loving wife and mother who will be missed dearly. Nellie love spending time with her fur baby Oscar.

She was preceded in death by her husband Sidney E. Reon; mother Alice Broxton; father Henry Broxton; son David B. Reon of Laurel; brothers Harry Broxton and Bill Broxton; and sister Brenda Parker.

Survivors include her daughters Elaine Reon of Laurel, Brenda E. Lambert, of Tishomingo, Margaret A. Hodge (Tony) of Sandersville and Pam J. Poore (Toby) of Laurel; son Alan W. Reon,(Yolanda) of Laurel; special friend Phyllis Lewis; 10 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.

Family members will serve as Pallbearers.

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