Originally created 02/11/01

Ms. Nellie Weems



LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Ms. Nellie Weems, 68, of Curry Circle, died Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2001, at McDuffie County Regional Medical Center, Thomson.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church with Elizabeth Harris officiating. Burial will be in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.

Ms. Weems, a native of Lincolnton, was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, Clifford Hearst, Upper Marlboro, Md.; five daughters, Louise Reid, Ruby Lockhart, Lillian Willis and Jessie Weems, all of Lincolnton, and Lois White, Washington, D.C.; three brothers, Claude Marshall, Washington, and John Ramsey and Harry Ramsey, both of Atlanta; seven sisters, Louise Parks, Mary Williams and Lucille Jones, all of Lincolnton, Pearl Mason, Clarksville, Tenn., Virginia Kenner, Atlanta, Lillian Turner, Augusta, and Lucinda Collier, Fayetteville, N.C.; and 14 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Levy Lockhart, James Merriweather, Eric Coffee, Luther Moore and Patrick Davis.

Friends may call at the residence of Lillian Willis, 1164 Curry Circle.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Wright & Jones Funeral Home.