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|Weatherford, Nellie V.
|Mrs. Nellie V. Weatherford, 89, formerly of 147 Hawkinson Ave., Galesburg, Ill., died at 3 p.m. Tuesday December 21, 2010 in Seminary Manor.
She was born September 6, 1921 near Abingdon, Ill. the daughter of Frank S. and Maude J. Swigert Anderson. She married Norman P. "Stormy" Weatherford on April 20, 1957 in Galesburg. He preceded her in death on July 24, 2001.
She is survived by her sister, Kathleen (Lyle) Trulson-Dunlap of Lake Bracken and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by three brothers and a sister.
Nellie worked for the former Blue Bell in Abingdon and the Bayley Manufacturing in Portland, Ore. She graduated from Galesburg High School and Brown's Business College. She enjoyed sewing and cross stitching. She also loved to play cribbage.
Graveside services are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Monday December 27, 2010 in East Linwood Cemetery. Rev. Lisa Cato-Crider will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg chapel is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com
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