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1 of 9 | Posted by: PARIS WILSON \ CLINE - WELLSTON, OH

“Just heard. So sorry Martha and Carolyn. Nellie was a beautiful and sweet lady. Very faithful at our church. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Tawana Thacker - McArthur, OH

“I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. My deepest sympathy and condolences to the family during this time of grief. Psalms 65 : 2. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Martha, so sorry to hear about your mama's passing. I have such fond memories of those Sunday fried chicken dinners!! ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Dorothy Thress Anderson - FL

“Carolyn I am so sorry for your loss. I just heard news on this late date. My thoughts with you & family. Miss our talks. Love ya. Becky ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Becky McGhee - Jackson, OH

“So sorry for your loss. You are in our Prayers ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Diana (& Evelyn Williams) Devlin - OH

“Martha and Carolyn so sorry for your loss you are in my thoughts ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Jeanne Ann Angles Bell - OH

“We are saddened to learn of Nellie's passing. We know that she was a wonderful mother and how much she will be missed. Our deepest sympathy to...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Mary and Troy Thacker - Wellston

“Carolyn, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I know how well you took care of her. You should be proud. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Anita McManus - Wellston, OH

Nellie Louise Sexton, age 83, of Wellston, went home to be with her Lord on Friday, January 6, 2017 from the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born November 4, 1933 in Carter County, Kentucky to the late Charlie Thomas and Julie Felty Thomas. Nellie was a loving homemaker and faithful Christian lady. She was a member of the Community Chapel CCU (formerly Wellston #3) and she enjoyed working Word Find books. She is survived by her daughters, Martha L. Helmick of Ray and Carolyn E. Vickers (Bob) of Wellston; grandchildren, Jimmy Sparks (Heidi) of Ray, Dona Clemons of Wellston and Dana Johnson (Coleman) of Ashland, Ky.; great-grandchildren, Jay Sparks, Megan Sparks, Ryan Clemons, Hunter Clemons, James Johnson and Madison Johnson; brothers, Billy Thomas of Florida, Raymond Thomas of Kentucky, George Thomas of Pennsylvania and Glen Thomas of Kentucky; sisters, Bessie Swint of Florida, Maxine Brown of Kentucky, Mary Arnett of Portsmouth, Elizabeth Hamilton of Portsmouth, Thelma Brown of Portsmouth and Sharlene Wessel of Portsmouth, along with 2 great-great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Besides her parents, Nellie was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. George Sexton in 1987; 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Calling hours will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will be Wednesday at 11 A.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home with Rev. Carmen Cline officiating. Burial will be in the Ridgewood Cemetery.

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